TITLE

A Market Solution

AUTHOR(S)
Sandor, Richard L.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
China Business Review;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the efforts of China in looking for various solutions, including market-based mechanisms, to address its pressing environmental concerns. One successful program the country has been studying is the U.S. cap-and-trade program for sulfur dioxide. The article argues that creating a market for emissions trading could help to achieve China's twin goals of curbing pollution and perpetuating economic growth. It further states that any design for an emissions exchange market should take into account flexibility, transparency, enforcement, and coordination among government bodies.
ACCESSION #
27982462

 

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