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A Carbon Tax to Fight Global Warming? September 20, 2007

Posted by tkcollier in Economy & Business, Enviroment, philosophy & politics.
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One Answer to Global Warming: A New Tax – New York Times
Among policy wonks like me, there is a broad consensus. The scientists tell us that world temperatures are rising because humans are emitting carbon into the atmosphere. Basic economics tells us that when you tax something, you normally get less of it. So if we want to reduce global emissions of carbon, we need a global carbon tax. Q.E.D.

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1. randeye - September 20, 2007

Just had an Amy’s Organic Bean & Rice Burrito; tax that!


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