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Why a cap-and-trade system may be bad for your health

11 December 2009

Why a cap-and-trade system may be bad for your health

The purpose of a cap-and-trade system is to help in the fight against global climate change. This paper warns that a unilateral approach could increase global emissions by shifting production to more carbon-intensive methods abroad. Acting alone, the EU’s Emission Trading Scheme may be doing more harm than good.


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