A Smart Tax: Pricing Oil for a Safe Climate

A Smart Tax: Pricing Oil for a Safe Climate l Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Deborah GordonJessica Tuchman Mathews, June 15, 2016

Regulation and government funding of R&D are necessary but not sufficient to slow climate change. To transform energy use and supply across the economy, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions will have to be priced and the power of the market brought to bear.