Mar 8, 2018

Political economy of the environment

Part Four: Climate policy

23) Climate change

The defining environmental challenge of the 21st century.

 

24) Carbon pricing: 1. Why & how?

Why we need to put price on fossil carbon, and how we can do it.

 

25) Carbon pricing: 2. The social cost of carbon

What should be the price on carbon dioxide emissions?

 

26) Carbon pricing: 3. Revenue allocation

The trillion dollar question: who will get the money?

 

27) International climate negotiations

No-regrets policies can help overcome myopia and the free rider problem.