Publication: Emission Control : Privatizing Vehicle Inspection and Reducing Fraud in Mexico City
The vehicle inspection program in Mexico City is regard as one of the most successful in a developing country. As the program evolved it suffered the problem common to most such scheme in developing countries -- high levels of evasion. But the program now operates well, through high volume, test-only centers entirely in the hands of the private sector. As an increasing number of developing country cities consider how to enforce emissions standards as a way to control transport-related air pollution, Mexico City offers valuable lessons on how to ensure compliance.
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“Kojima, Masami; Bacon, Robert. 2001. Emission Control : Privatizing Vehicle Inspection and Reducing Fraud in Mexico City. Viewpoint. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/11365 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”
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