Sustainable Development and Market Liberalism’s Shotgun Wedding:
| Tuesday, 24 June 2008
EMISSIONS TRADING UNDER THE KYOTO PROTOCOL
Another excellent article by David Driesen explaining why carbon trading
and other neoliberal approaches mess with the long-term technological
and social choices needed to address global warming -- and that there's
no way of "fixing" this because it's built in to the way carbon trading
works. Fans of a carbon tax as a primary approach should also take note.
Just published in the Indiana Law Journal 83, 1 (2008).
Download: Shotgun Wedding [PDF 317.39 Kb]
source: Social Science Research Network