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Author OECD Global Forum on Sustainable Development: Emissions Trading (2003 : Paris, France)

Title Greenhouse gas emissions trading and project-based mechanisms : proceedings, OECD Global Forum on Sustainable Development, Emissions Trading, CATEP Country Forum, 17-18 March 2003, Paris
Published Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (223 pages) : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents Foreword -- Introduction / Stephen Bygrave -- pt. I. Experience and lessons from emissions trading and project-based mechanisms in developing and transition countries: Implementing SO₂ emissions trading in China / Yang Jintian [and others]. The state of development of national clean development mechanism offices in Central and South America / Liana Morera, Olga Cabeza and Thomas Black-Arbeláez. Establishing a national authority for the clean development mechanism: the Costa Rican experience / Paulo Manso. Implementing Kyoto-type flexibility mechanisms for India: problems and prospects / Shreekant Gupta. Choosing environmental policy instruments in the real world / Ruth Greenspan Bell. Building institutions to address air pollution in developing countries: the cap and trade approach / Joe Kruger, Katherine Grover, and Jeremy Schreifels -- pt. II. Tradeable permits in the policy mix and harmonisation of emissions trading schemes: Harmonisation between national and international tradeable permit schemes / Erik Haites. Efficient and effective use of tradeable permits in combination with other policy instruments / Nick Johnstone. Turning an early start into a false start: implications of the EU emissions trading directive for the UK climate change levy and climate change agreements / Steve Sorrell -- pt. III. Transition issues and areas for further work: on carbon prices and volumes in the evolving 'Kyoto market' / Michael Grubb. Political economy of tradeable permits: competitiveness, co-operation and market power / Frank J. Convery [and others]. Monitoring, accounting and enforcement in emissions trading regimes / Sonja Peterson -- pt. IV. Summary: Experience with greenhouse gas emissions trading and project-based mechanisms in OECD and non-OECD countries / Stephen Bygrave
Notes Papers from a forum hosted by OECD in conjunction with Concerted Action on Tradeable Emissions Permits (CATEP)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
In SourceOECD
Subject Emissions trading -- Congresses.
Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Sustainable development -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Concerted Action on Tradeable Emissions Permits.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
ISBN 926410576X