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The European Union’s Emissions Trading System

Andriana Vlachou.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Energy Economics; Economic Methodology. 14016 words.

This paper investigates the European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), which is often presented as the cornerstone of the EU’s strategy for fighting climate change. The paper...

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Slavery and Other Property Rights

Nils-Petter Lagerlöf.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Capitalist Systems; Energy Economics; Agricultural Economics. 11429 words.

The institution of slavery is found mostly at intermediate stages of agricultural development and less often among hunter-gatherers and advanced agrarian societies. We explain this pattern...

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