The EU ETS

Beat Hintermann*, Marc Gronwald

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

This chapter provides a brief overview of the EU ETS. It outlines the design and scope of this market, presents data on aggregate allocation as well as emissions, and summarizes the development of allowance prices between 2005 and today.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEMISSIONS TRADING AS A POLICY INSTRUMENT: EVALUATION AND PROSPECTS
EditorsM Gronwald, B Hintermann
PublisherThe MIT Press
Pages15-23
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)978-0-262-02928-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015
EventWorkshop on Emissions Trading as Climate Policy Instruments - Evaluation and Prospects - Venice, Italy
Duration: 22 Jul 201323 Jul 2013

Publication series

NameCESifo Seminar Series
PublisherMIT PRESS

Conference

ConferenceWorkshop on Emissions Trading as Climate Policy Instruments - Evaluation and Prospects
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Period22/07/1323/07/13

Keywords

  • emission trading
  • permit market
  • air pollution
  • climate change
  • EU ETS

Cite this

Hintermann, B., & Gronwald, M. (2015). The EU ETS. In M. Gronwald, & B. Hintermann (Eds.), EMISSIONS TRADING AS A POLICY INSTRUMENT: EVALUATION AND PROSPECTS (pp. 15-23). (CESifo Seminar Series). The MIT Press. https://doi.org/10.7551/mitpress/9780262029285.001.0001