Some Basic Economics of Carbon Taxes
Harry Clarke ()
CCEP Working Papers from Centre for Climate Economics & Policy, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University
This paper asks three questions. First, how do carbon taxes drive economic and environmental outcomes? Second, what is the appropriate economic base on which carbon taxes should be levied? Finally, how well does a carbon tax deliver economic-environmental outcomes compared to a comparable emissions trading scheme.
Keywords: Climate change; tax; carbon (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: Q54 H23 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Journal Article: Some Basic Economics of Carbon Taxes (2011)
Working Paper: Some Basic Economics of Carbon Taxes (2010)
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