Global Warming, Kyoto Protocol and Emission Trading: An Overview

Posted: 16 Jan 2015

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Dr. Sumit Kumar Maji

University of Burdwan - Department of Commerce

Date Written: January 14, 2015

Abstract

Carbon Trading is one of the key issues which is increasingly becoming hot topic of debate around the globe with the ever increasing problem of global warming. The genesis of carbon trading lies in the Kyoto Protocol. The present paper seeks to shed some light on the conceptual idea of carbon trading, the Kyoto mechanism, global trends of carbon market, associated risk, accounting aspect and the relative position of India in this context.

Keywords: Carbon Trading, Kyoto Protocol, Kyoto Mechanism

JEL Classification: F30, F53, G15, H87

Suggested Citation

Maji, Dr. Sumit Kumar, Global Warming, Kyoto Protocol and Emission Trading: An Overview (January 14, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2549647

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