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Full Title: Climate Policy Memo #1:­ Cap and Trade v Taxes Author(s): Pew Center on Global Climate Change Publisher(s): Pew Center on Global Climate Change Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Cap and trade and a carbon tax are two distinct policies aimed...
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Climate change poses a threat to the safety and prosperity of America’s and the world’s citizens. Every major scientific academy agrees that global warming is real, is mostly caused by...
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Full Title: A Carbon Tax Would Harm U.S. Competitiveness and Low-Income Americans Without Helping the Environment Author(s): Derrick Morgan Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Supporters of a new carbon tax are using arguments aimed...
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Full Title: A State Tax Approach to Regulating Greenhouse Gases Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Samuel D. Eisenberg, Michael Wara, Adele Morris, Marta R. Darby and Joel Minor Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication...
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Full Title: A U.S. Carbon Tax And The Earned Income Tax Credit: An Analysis Of Potential Linkages Author(s): Aparna Mathur & Adele C. Morris Publisher(s): Brookings Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper...
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Full Title: Analysis of a Carbon Fee or Tax as a Mechanism to Reduce GHG Emissions in Massachusetts Author(s): Marc Breslow, Ph.D., Sonia Hamel, Patrick Luckow, and Scott Nystrom Publisher(s): Synapse Energy...
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Full Title: Assessing the Welfare Effects of US Biofuel Policies Author(s): GianCarlo Moschini, Harvey Lapan, Joseph Cooper and Jingbo Cui Publisher(s): AgBio Forum Publication Date: 1/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This article assesses the main welfare implications of US policies to support...
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Full Title: Boxer–Sanders Carbon Tax: Economic Impact Author(s): David W. Kreutzer and Kevin Dayaratna Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Senators Barbara Boxer (D–CA) and Bernie Sanders (I–VT) recently proposed the...
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Full Title: Cap-and-Trade Versus Carbon Tax- Two Approaches to Curbing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Eleanor Revelle Publisher(s): League of Women Voters Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Policymakers evaluating strategies for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have two general...
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Full Title: Carbon "Tax Swap" Deals: A Review and Critique Author(s): Robert P. Murphy Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: A growing number of academics and policymakers have recommended a revenue-­‐neutral carbon “tax swap”...
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As the US nears the “fiscal cliff,” the idea of a revenue-neutral carbon “tax swap,” which would see revenue from a carbon tax used to reduce other taxes, while driving...
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Full Title: Carbon Tax Revenue and the Budget Deficit: A Win-Win-Win Solution? Author(s):  Sebastian Rausch and John Reilly Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Bush-era tax cuts are scheduled to expire at...
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Full Title: Carbon Tax: Deficit Reduction and Other Considerations Author(s): Jonathan L. Ramseur, Jane A. Leggett and Molly F. Sherlock Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The federal budget deficit has...
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Full Title: Carbon Taxes and Energy Subsidies: A Comparison of the Incentives and Costs of Zero-Carbon Deployment Author(s): Alex Trembath, Ted Nordhaus, and Michael Shellenberger Publisher(s): The Breakthrough Institute Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Carbon taxes like...
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Full Title: Controlling Carbon Emissions from U.S. Power Plants: How a Tradable Performance Standard Compares to a Carbon Tax Author(s): Warwick J. McKibbin, Adele Morris and Peter J. Wilcoxen Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication...
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Full Title: Cut to Invest: Institute a Modest Carbon Tax to Reduce Carbon Emissions, Finance Clean Energy Technology Development, Cut Taxes, and Reduce the Deficit Author(s): Mark Muro and Jonathan Rothwell Publisher(s): The Brookings...
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Full Title: Distributional Effects of a Carbon Tax in a Broader US Fiscal Reform Author(s): Aparna Mathur and Adele C. Morris Publisher(s): The Brookings Institution Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper analyzes the distributional implications...
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Full Title: Effects of a Carbon Tax on the Economy and the Environment Author(s): Congressional Budget Office Publisher(s): Congressional Budget Office Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Lawmakers could increase federal revenues and encourage  reductions...
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Full Title: Executive Guide to Carbon Pricing Leadership Author(s): Eliot Metzger, Jayoung Park, and Dr. Deborah Gallagher Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As the risks and impacts associated...
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Full Title: Federal Action on Climate Change and Clean Energy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The past year of extreme...
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Full Title: Frameworks for Evaluating Policy Approaches to Address the Competitiveness Concerns of Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Joseph E. Aldy Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 02/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Getting to an Efficient Carbon Tax: How the Revenue is Used Matters Author(s): Jared Carbone, Richard D. Morgenstern, Roberton C. Williams III, Dallas Burtraw Publisher(s): Resource for the Future Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Jesse Jenkins (MIT) and Matthew Stepp (Center for Clean Energy Innovation) are among a number of policy analysts who have called for a “tax and invest” strategy to combat global...
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Full Title: Insight Briefing: Carbon Pricing Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 07/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Economists have long argued that putting a price on carbon, either through a...
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Full Title: Key Insights from a Solutions Forum on Carbon Pricing and Clean Power Author(s): Jason Ye Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): States will have...
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Full Title: Market Mechanisms: Understanding the Options Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change poses a significant...
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Full Title: OEP Summary: A Carbon Dividends Plan Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 03/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Dan Miller, Managing Director of the Roda Group, hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on a carbon...
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Full Title: OEP Summary: Tax Pollution, Not Profits Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Rep. John Delaney (D-MD), hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on his carbon tax legislation. Here...
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Full Title: Progressing to a Fair Carbon Tax: Policy Design Options and Impacts to Households Author(s): Daniel F. Morris and Clayton Munnings Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In his...
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Full Title: Putting a Price on Carbon: Reducing Emissions Author(s): Noah Kaufman, Michael Obeiter, and Eleanor Krause Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In Putting a Price on Carbon:...
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Full Title: Putting a price on risk: Carbon pricing in the corporate world Author(s): CDP Publisher(s): CDP Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Corporations behind everyday brands of toothpaste, soup, light-bulbs, gasoline, cars and...
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Full Title: Subsidies, Externalities, and Climate Change: Whether Eliminating Energy Tax Subsidies and Taxing Carbon Is Enough Author(s): Hannah Bentley Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In the body of this paper the author...
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Climate change is a threat to our environment and our economy, and we cannot afford the risk of inaction. With our free market economy, the best solution is a simple,...
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Full Title: The Case Against a Carbon Tax Author(s): Robert P. Murphy, Patrick J. Michaels, and Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A vigorous campaign aimed at American...
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Full Title: The Case Against a Carbon Tax Author(s): Robert P. Murphy, Patrick J. Michaels, Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): CATO Institute Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Both in theory and practice, economic analysis...
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Full Title: The Case Against a U.S. Carbon Tax Author(s): Robert P. Murphy, Patrick J. Michaels, and Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): CATO Institute Publication Date: 10/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Some proponents of federal policies...
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Full Title: The Case for a US Carbon Tax Author(s): Joseph E. Aldy Publisher(s): Oxford Energy Forum Publication Date: 02/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Every aspect of economic activity affects greenhouse gas emissions and, hence,...
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Full Title: The Conservative Case for a Carbon Tax Author(s): Jerry Taylor Publisher(s): Niskanen Center Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Costly and economically inefficient command-and-control greenhouse gas regulations are firmly entrenched in law,...
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Full Title: The Design of a Carbon Tax Author(s): Gilbert E. Metcalf and David Weisbach Publisher(s): Harvard Environmental Law Review Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This Paper considers the design of a tax on greenhouse gases (“GHGs”). The...
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Full Title: The Economic, Climate, Fiscal, Power, and Demographic Impact of a National Fee-and-Dividend Carbon Tax Author(s): Scott Nystrom and Patrick Luckow Publisher(s): Citizens Climate Lobby Publication Date: 06/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report...
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The European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU-ETS) is an extremely important component of global climate policymaking. It represents more than 80% of the global market value of emissions trading permits...
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Full Title: The Future of Forests: Emissions from Tropical Deforestation with and without a Carbon Price, 2016–2050 Author(s): Jonah Busch and Jens Engelmann Publisher(s): Center for Global Development Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: The Many Benefits of a Carbon Tax Author(s): Adele C. Morris Publisher(s): The Brookings Institution Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper proposes introducing a modest carbon tax to finance reforms to the U.S. tax system...
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Full Title: The Potential Rold of a Carbon Tax in U.S. Fiscal Reform Author(s): Warwick McKibbin, Adele Morris, Peter Wilcoxen, Yiyong Cai Publisher(s): Brookings Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper examines fiscal reform...
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Full Title: The Potential Role of a Carbon Tax in U.S. Fiscal Reform Author(s): Warwick McKibbin, Adele Morris, Peter Wilcoxen, and Yiyong Cai Publisher(s): The Brookings Institute Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This paper examines fiscal reform...
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Full Title: The Potential Role of a Carbon Tax in U.S. Fiscal Reform Author(s): Warwick J. McKibben et all. Publisher(s): The Brookings Institution Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper examines fiscal reform options in the...
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Despite a comprehensive climate bill passing the House in 2009, the enactment of some policies that may reduce CO2 emissions over the long-term, and continuing Congressional discussion of a clean...
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"Our National Energy Policy: Post-Election Prospects and Challenges" December 14th, 2012 National Press Club, Washington, DC See below for an abridged version of the transcript and a full video recording of the event....
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Full Title: US Energy and Climate Change Policies- Obama's Second Term Author(s): David Robinson Publisher(s): The Oxford Institute for Energy Studies Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The prospects for climate change legislation could change if a carbon...
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Full Title: US Status on Climate Change Mitigation Author(s): Dallas Burtraw and Matt Woerman Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In 2009, President Obama pledged that, by 2020, the United States would achieve...
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Full Title: Using the Clean Power Plan’s Carbon Fee option to Offset State Taxes Author(s): Josiah Neeley Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Earlier this month, the U.S. Environmental Protection...
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Full Title: Why the Coal Industry Should Embrace a Carbon Tax Author(s): Niskanen Center Publisher(s): Niskanen Center Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The coal industry is in an economic free-fall due to low-cost...
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Full Title: Working Paper: Putting a Price on Carbon: A Handbook for U.S. Policy Makers Author(s): Kevin Kennedy, Michael Obeiter, and Noah Kaufman Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Would a Carbon Tax Dividend Help Poor Households? Author(s): Robert P. Murphy Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 03/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  IER President Tom Pyle recently wrote an article for...
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A number of scholars, from the left and the right have floated versions of a carbon tax. Henry Paulson has also weighed in, favoring a tax. In theory, a uniform comprehensive...
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