, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp 359–365

Carbon Trading, Climate Justice and the Production of Ignorance: Ten examples

  • Larry Lohmann
Thematic Section


Larry Lohmann briefly sketches ten processes of ignorance-creation facilitated by the new carbon markets, focusing particularly on the Kyoto Protocol and the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme. He queries what the quest for climate justice becomes once it is incorporated into a development or carbon market framework.


Western development emissions sustainable systems knowledge systems climate politics 

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