Capturing a moving target: decarbonizing shipping through informal governance

van Leeuwen, Judith. “Capturing a Moving Target: Decarbonizing Shipping Through Informal Governance.” in Climate Change and Ocean Governance: Politics and Policy for Threatened Seas. Ed, Paul G. Harris. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2019): 376-392.

This chapter investigates the current usage of and future potential for informational tools for governing greenhouse gas emissions from shipping. This chapter illustrates how the usage of informational has seen a proliferation in recent years, yet also remains limited as the likelihood of voluntary compliance remains rare and indicates a need for third party oversight.


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