Testimony

Preventing Climate Change: Second in a Series of Hearings

Sep 18, 2008 | Dallas Burtraw
U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means

Summary

These comments highlight three important features in the design of a cap-and-trade policy to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in the United States including the initial distribution of allowance value created under the program, management of costs and the protection of domestic industry from unfair international competition.