container ship on ocean
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Carrots and sticks

Research project
Inactive research
Project size
750 000 to the Department, 6.4 million in total
Project period
2017 - 2020
Project owner
Department of Business Administration, School of Business, Economics and Law

Vinnova and The Swedish Transport Administration

Short description

Maritime transport is a major source of emissions of harmful air pollutants and carbon dioxide. A research team from the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI) and the University of Gothenburg has received SEK 6.4 million to analyse policy instruments and measures that can reduce emissions from maritime transport most cost-effectively.