Series: Economic Issues
Author(s): Valerie Reppelin , and John Norregaard
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 03 October 2001
Keywords: tradable permits, pollution, carbon dioxide, carbon dioxide emissions, pollutant, pollution control, emission, greenhouse gas, tradable permit, dioxide emissions
Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is grow...