TITLE

The Future Is Carbon Futures

AUTHOR(S)
Schwartz, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Securities Industry News;12/10/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the rapid rise of the carbon markets. He cites advantages offered by market-based instruments as a means of achieving environmental objectives. He announces the plan of the New York Mercantile Exchange (Nymex) to offer contracts for trading carbon dioxide. He explains the implications of carbon trading for major consumers of fossil fuels.
ACCESSION #
27937117

 

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