A special issue of the journal International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics has just been published on the topic of energy subsidies, which was the focus of the very first REFRACT workshop in June 2015.
Overview of the contributions:
- Van de Graaf, T. & van Asselt, H. (2017). Introduction to the special issue: energy subsidies at the intersection of climate, energy, and trade governance. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9359-8.
- Smith, J.E. & Urpelainen, J. (2017). Removing fuel subsidies: How can international organizations support national policy reforms? Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9358-9.
- Skovgaard, J. (2017). The devil lies in the definition: competing approaches to fossil fuel subsidies at the IMF and the OECD. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9355-z.
- van Asselt, H. & Kulovesi, K. (2017). Seizing the opportunity: tackling fossil fuel subsidies under the UNFCCC. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9357-x.
- Young, M.A. (2017). Energy transitions and trade law: lessons from the reform of fisheries subsidies. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9360-2.
- Meyer, T. (2017). Explaining energy disputes at the World Trade Organization. Int Environ Agreements,https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9356-y.
- De Bièvre, D., Espa, I. & Poletti, A. (2017). No iceberg in sight: on the absence of WTO disputes challenging fossil fuel subsidies. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9362-0.
- Kalimo, H., Sedefov, F. & Jansson, M.S. (2017). Market definition as value reconciliation: the case of renewable energy promotion under the WTO Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. Int Environ Agreements, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10784-017-9361-1.