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Adam Berman, European Policy Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)

Adam Berman, European Policy Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) INTERVIEW Adam Berman, European Policy Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) Jin Woo Kim 1. Please describe your background in environment The EU is in a tricky situation. Whilst goods made policy, how you gained your experiences in these in the EU are subject to a carbon price through the fields, and what you do now at the International EU ETS, imports face no such charge. As Europe Emissions Trading Association (‘IETA’). decarbonizes, it faces the risk that its efforts could be As the question makes clear, my experience is in undermined through carbon-intensive imports (so environmental policy, not trade. As European called ‘carbon leakage’). The traditional policy Policy Director at the International Emissions response to carbon leakage has been provision of Trading Association (IETA), I advocate for market free allowances under the EU ETS which provide a solutions to climate change. In this position, I pro- de facto carbon price discount for industries at risk of vide analysis and advice on European Climate Policy, carbon leakage. Goods at high risk of carbon leakage with a particular emphasis on the EU’s Emissions which currently benefit from free allowances under Trading System (EU ETS) and related policies. Prior http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Global Trade and Customs Journal Kluwer Law International

Adam Berman, European Policy Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)

Global Trade and Customs Journal , Volume 16 (8): 5 – Jul 1, 2021

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INTERVIEW Adam Berman, European Policy Director of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) Jin Woo Kim 1. Please describe your background in environment The EU is in a tricky situation. Whilst goods made policy, how you gained your experiences in these in the EU are subject to a carbon price through the fields, and what you do now at the International EU ETS, imports face no such charge. As Europe Emissions Trading Association (‘IETA’). decarbonizes, it faces the risk that its efforts could be As the question makes clear, my experience is in undermined through carbon-intensive imports (so environmental policy, not trade. As European called ‘carbon leakage’). The traditional policy Policy Director at the International Emissions response to carbon leakage has been provision of Trading Association (IETA), I advocate for market free allowances under the EU ETS which provide a solutions to climate change. In this position, I pro- de facto carbon price discount for industries at risk of vide analysis and advice on European Climate Policy, carbon leakage. Goods at high risk of carbon leakage with a particular emphasis on the EU’s Emissions which currently benefit from free allowances under Trading System (EU ETS) and related policies. Prior

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Global Trade and Customs JournalKluwer Law International

Published: Jul 1, 2021

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