1. The “New” Carbon Economy: What's New?

  1. Peter Newell1,
  2. Maxwell Boykoff2 and
  3. Emily Boyd3
  1. Emily Boyd3,
  2. Maxwell Boykoff2 and
  3. Peter Newell1

Published Online: 17 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118315835.ch1

The New Carbon Economy

The New Carbon Economy

How to Cite

Boyd, E., Boykoff, M. and Newell, P. (2012) The “New” Carbon Economy: What's New?, in The New Carbon Economy (eds P. Newell, M. Boykoff and E. Boyd), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118315835.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Sussex, UK

  2. 2

    University of Colorado, USA

  3. 3

    University of Reading, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Sussex, UK

  2. 2

    University of Colorado, USA

  3. 3

    University of Reading, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444350227

Online ISBN: 9781118315835

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Keywords:

  • “New” carbon economy, novel;
  • carbon economy;
  • CDM;
  • market-based solutions;
  • quid pro quo;
  • emissions trading;
  • newness and uniqueness;
  • critical scrutiny;
  • claims of newness;
  • eco-efficiency, climate change

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Constituting the “New” Carbon Economy

  • Governing the “New” Carbon Economy

  • Effects of the “New” Carbon Economy

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References