Making the international trade system work for climate change

The international research project »Making the international trade system work for climate change« investigates potential synergies between the international climate regime and the trade regime. The focus is on analyzing trade policy measures (WTO, regional free trade agreements) which support more ambitious climate policies. The project provides a first analysis of the Paris Agreement’s implications for the international trade and climate policy interlinkages.

The project is coordinated by Climate Strategies and funded by the KR Foundation.

Duration: January 2016 until December 2017

SWP-Team:
Dr. Susanne Dröge, Felix Schenuit

Funded by:
KR Foundation, Dänemark

Project Partners:

 

Publications

Michael Mehling, Kasturi Das, Susanne Dröge, Harro van Asselt, Cleo Verkuijl

How to Design Border Carbon Adjustments that Work for the Climate

in: Policy Brief, Climate Strategies, 2017 (online)
Susanne Dröge, Harro van Asselt, Kasturi Das, Michael Mehling

The trade system and climate action: Ways forward under the Paris agreement

in: South Carolina Journal of International Law and Business, Vol. 13, Issue 1, May 2017, pp. 195-276
Susanne Dröge, Harro van Asselt

Are trade agreements good or bad for the climate?

in: CarbonBrief, Guest post, 28.10.2016 (online)
 

SWP Comments

Christian Opitz, Tobias Etzold
Seeking Renewed Relevance

Institutions of Nordic Cooperation in the Reform Process


Amal Jamal
The Rise of “Bad Civil Society” in Israel

Nationalist Civil Society Organizations and the Politics of Delegitimization


SWP Research Papers

Marianne Beisheim, Anne Ellersiek
Partnerships for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Transformative, Inclusive and Accountable?


Kirsten Westphal, Aurélie Bros, Tatiana Mitrova
German-Russian Gas Relations

A Special Relationship in Troubled Waters