Border Carbon Adjustments and Climate Clubs – In the EU context

Common problems for national and regional policy interventions against carbon emissions include the free-riding problem and the risk of carbon leakage. In the publication, author Rikard Forslid discusses border carbon adjustments (BCAs) and climate clubs as policies to tackle these risks and to level the playing field for foreign and domestic firms within the EU market.

About the authors

Rikard Forslid is professor of economics at Stockholm University. His research centers on international trade, and he is the author of a number of scientific publications on the relationship between trade and the environment.

Foreword by Ruben Henriksson, Climate Programme, Fores.