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The “social cost of carbon” (SCC) is a key feature in the debate over climate change as well as the...
July 9, 2015
The so-called “social cost of carbon” ostensibly measures (in present dollars) the total value of all future climate change damages...
June 26, 2015
Back in 2013, here at IER I discussed Robert Pindyck, a professor of economics and finance at MIT with decades...
May 19, 2015
In December the United Nations will convene in Paris, for the purpose of hammering out an international agreement on climate...
April 24, 2015
Comment on Revised Draft Guidance for Federal Departments and Agencies Consideration of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and the Effects of Climate...
March 30, 2015
The “carbon fee”—not a tax mind you—legislation introduced by Senators Whitehouse and Schatz epitomizes the dual reality in the debates...
December 1, 2014
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