Carbon markets and forest conservation in the Brazilian Amazon

In: Anya Prusa & Amy Erica Smith (eds.): Building a Sustainable Future in Brazil: Environment, Development, and Climate Change. Washington, DC: Brazil Institute, Wilson Center, 43-46.

4 Pages Posted: 29 Sep 2020

Date Written: 2020

Abstract

This chapter provides an overview of the challenges of carbon market funding for forest conservation in the Brazilian Amazon, including REDD+.

Keywords: Amazon, Brazil, climate policy, carbon markets, forest conservation, REDD+

JEL Classification: Q01, Q23, Q54

Suggested Citation

Schulz, Christopher, Carbon markets and forest conservation in the Brazilian Amazon (2020). In: Anya Prusa & Amy Erica Smith (eds.): Building a Sustainable Future in Brazil: Environment, Development, and Climate Change. Washington, DC: Brazil Institute, Wilson Center, 43-46., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3673144

Christopher Schulz (Contact Author)

University of Cambridge ( email )

Cambridge
United Kingdom

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