30 May 2017

Why are carbon taxes so hard?

A few weeks ago, I participated in a really great panel discussion on EU investment in green technologies. I recommend the entire video for those who are interested in these topics, but here's a short excerpt on why -- in my opinion -- it's hard to get a carbon tax:

Addendum: Read this paper on the advantages of carbon pricing and this one on the domestic politics of distributing carbon tax revenues.

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