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Emissions Trading: Trends and Prospects

Emissions Trading:  Trends and Prospects
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Edition: 2007
43 pages


This paper provides the latest developments of announced, proposed and existing greenhouse gas emissions trading schemes (ETS) around the world since 2006.

It also examines different potential design options for ETS (e.g. coverage, allocation mode, provision for offsets), and how these options are treated in the existing, announced or proposed schemes.