EU climate policy

Publication date: 6 Feb 2020 | Publication type: National Institute Economic Review | External authors: Elkerbout, M | JEL classification: P48, Q54, Q58, L52, F53 | Journal: National Institute Economic Review Issue 251 | Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Carbon pricing has been the most prominent climate change mitigation policy for the EU since the launch of its emissions trading system (ETS) in 2005. Since then, the context of international climate policy as well as of the socio-political and economical context of decarbonisation has changed...