Age of Awareness
Published in

Age of Awareness

Carbon Pricing: The Tool that Makes All Other Tools Work Better

Deep decarbonization of the U.S. economy, let alone of the entire world, is a daunting task. No single approach to climate policy is going to accomplish the mission by itself.

That said, among the policy alternatives, carbon pricing is perhaps the most widely discussed, but also most widely misunderstood. Whether envisioned in the form of carbon taxes or…

--

--

--

Stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the ways we learn | Tune in at aoapodcast.com | Connecting 500k+ monthly readers with 1,200+ authors

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Ed Dolan

Ed Dolan

Economist, Senior Fellow at Niskanen Center, Yale Ph.D. Interests include environment, health care policy, social safety net, economic freedom.

More from Medium

Surfing in Senegal — A “relight my fire” session in Pierre de Lisse

Rooting for Schumpeter’s Gale

Blending Cross-Sectoral Approaches for Peaceful Cooperation Over Water

Why Oracle’s Cerner acquisition will shape the healthcare industry

IMAGE: Oracle and Cerner logos