Coordinating Climate and Trade Policies : Pareto Efficiency and the Role of Border Tax Adjustments »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Michael Keen , and Christos Kotsogiannis
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 07 December 2012
Keywords: Environmental taxation, cap-and-trade, Pareto efficiency, border tax adjustments, carbon taxes, border tax, trade policies, trade taxes, Trade and Environment, General,
This paper explores the role of trade instruments in globally efficient climate policies, focusing on the central issue of whether some form of border tax adjustment (BTA) is warranted when carbon prices differ int...