TITLE

GIVING CARBON CREDIT WHERE CREDIT is due

AUTHOR(S)
Mcnabb, Denise
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
inFinance;Jun2011, Vol. 125 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles New Zealander Helen Robinson, who has been on a mission to promote the advantages of market-based mechanism for trading of carbon credits. It notes that Robinson has advocated international and domestic carbon trading markets with identifiers of independent management and individual trades. An overview of her burgeoning plan involving the London, England-based financial information services firm Markit is also presented.
ACCESSION #
73466736

 

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