The EU Border Carbon Adjustment: how to make it viable?

A post by Isabella Alloisio The ratification of the Paris Agreement and heterogeneity in ambition in climate policy with non-comparable carbon constraints have reopened discussions over Border Carbon Adjustments (BCAs) as an alternative approach to free allocation for addressing carbon Read More …

Getting Married (and Divorced): An article on (De)linking Emissions Trading Schemes

A post by Tong Zhu (WWU Münster) As one of the most pressing issues of our time, climate change requires a comprehensive response by the international community. The market mechanisms contained in Article 6 of the Paris Agreement inspired renewed Read More …

Simone Borghesi chaired the Plenary Policy session at the 25th annual conference of EAERE

A post by Albert Ferrari Simone Borghesi, Director of FSR Climate and Secretary General of the Policy Outreach Committee (POC) of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE), chaired with Jos Delbeke the Plenary Policy Session at the 25th EAERE annual conference. The Read More …

Trump vs California round 1: A dive into the legal case on the linkage between the carbon markets of California and Québec

A post by Albert Ferrari President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement was followed by many States, cities and companies across the US pledging to increase their climate ambition to compensate for his unilateralism. California, being amongst Read More …