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Description of research and teaching

Currently working on a PhD with the working title: On the legal nature of emission allowances and foundations of carbon markets in the intersection of financial markets regulation and climate law. Member of the InterTran Sustainable Law and Business-research group

Fields of Science

  • 513 Law
  • Climate Law
  • Emissions Trading
  • Climate Finance
  • commercial law


An EU Emission Trading System for shipping?

Eftestöl, E. J. & Yliheljo, E., 31 May 2021, (Accepted/In press) Disruptive Technologies, Climate Change and Shipping . Soyer, B. & Tettenborn, A. (eds.). Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Promoting Sustainable Choices in Business: The Role of Emission Information

Yliheljo, E. & Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson, E., 2019, Legal Reform and the Development of Rule of Law: A Comparision between China and Finland. Su, C. & Liukkunen, U. (eds.). Bejing, CHINA: Social Sciences Academic Press, p. 79-100 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Suitability of and regulatory barriers to the European emissions trading scheme regulating GHG emissions from transport

Yliheljo, R. E., 2019, Sustainable and Efficient Transport: Incentives for Promoting a Green Transport Market. Eftestøl-Wilhelmsson, E., Sankari, S. & Bask, A. (eds.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, p. 117–139 23 p. 7

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review


Does emissions trading work as an climate policy instrument?

Emilie Yliheljo (Speaker)

14 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

ReNEW. Third Nordic challenge Conference.

Ellen Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson (Speaker: Presenter), & Ruth Emilie Yliheljo (Speaker: Presenter)

6 Mar 20198 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Promoting sustainable choices in business – the role of emission information

Ellen Eftestöl-Wilhelmsson (Speaker), & Emilie Yliheljo (Speaker)

20 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

The fundamentals of environmental law

Emilie Yliheljo (Teacher)

17 Jan 201822 Mar 2018

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination