Carbon Trading: Current Situation and Oversight Considerations for Policymakers

Brown, Orice Williams
September 2010
GAO Reports;9/20/2010, p1
Government Documents
The article presents a letter from Orice Williams Brown, Director, Financial Markets and Community Investment at the U.S. Government Accountability Office on the carbon trading in U.S. and its various design and implementation issues. In this report, GAO found that there are various carbon products traded in the U.S. that poses various risks and challenges. However, GAO stresses that the interagency working group created by Dodd-Frank Act must be explored and understood.


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