Within the scope of the project, model studies will be carried out in order to foresee the effects of carbon pricing policies and a report including this study will be prepared.
Project Owner: Vivid Economics, Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation and the World Bank (Partnership for Market Readiness PMR)
Project Start Date: March 2017
Project End Date: In progress
Project Explanation: Turkey is evaluating market-based mechanisms such as carbon pricing in the scope of the fight against climate change to achieve its targets that were presented at the Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) of the country.
In this project, emissions reductions that market-based mechanisms can provide and possible economic impacts due to these mechanisms will be well understood. These impacts include; emission reduction and economic, fiscal and sectoral impacts.
The project includes a consortium that is supported by Asst. Prof. Dr. Kemal Sarıca, and also includes Vivid Economics and Life Enerji.
Various workshops, meetings and trainings will be organized within the scope of the project. Model studies which will be carried out in order to foresee the effects of carbon pricing policies and preparation a report including this study are two main outputs of the project.