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Carbon Mechanisms Review 04-2015: Markets Matter

The issue analyses the role that markets can play and the prerequisites for meaningful use of market-based instruments.

From the contents:

  • What Role for Markets in the Paris Agreement?
    INDCs Give a Mixed Picture
  • Making a Difference in Markets
    Enabling domestic policy environments key to advanced carbon market mechanisms
  • Providing Impetus
    G7 initiate strategic dialogue on Carbon Markets
  • Mobilizing Resources
    The Role of the Private Sector under the New Climate Change Agreement
  • Mixed Results
    China accelerates climate action but raises doubts over the true amount of its GHG emissions


Carbon Mechanisms Review 4-2015. Markets Matter - Market-based instruments as a building block of a climate change policy mix. Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy. Wuppertal - 28 p., 3 figures, 4 tables. URL:


Further Information

Overview Newsletter / Magazine

Date: November 2015
Type: Carbon Mechanisms Review