All pages with keywords: carbon taxes

Stefano_Carattini

Green taxes in a post-Paris world: are millions of nays inevitable?

a working paper by Stefano Carattini, Andrea Baranzini, Philippe Thalmann, Frédéric Varone, Frank Vöhringer 21 June, 2016

This paper addresses the question of the acceptability of cost-effective climate policy in a real-voting setting – the 2015 ballot on energy taxes in Switzerland. read more »


Asymmetric industrial energy prices and international trade

Asymmetric industrial energy prices and international trade

a working paper by Misato Sato, Antoine Dechezleprêtre 2 March, 2015

This paper measures the response of bilateral trade flows to differences in industrial energy prices across countries. Using a panel for the period 1996-2011 including 42 countries, 62 sectors and … read more »



Effects of carbon taxes in an economy with large informal sector and rural-urban migration

Effects of carbon taxes in an economy with large informal sector and rural-urban migration

a working paper by Karlygash Kuralbayeva 1 November, 2013

I build an equilibrium search and matching model of an economy with an informal sector and rural-urban migration to analyse the effects of budget-neutral green tax … read more »


Carbon taxes, path dependency and directed technical change: evidence from the auto industry

Carbon taxes, path dependency and directed technical change: evidence from the auto industry

a working paper by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Ralf Martin 1 December, 2012

Can directed technical change be used to combat climate change? We construct new firm-level panel data on auto industry innovation distinguishing between “dirty” (internal combustion engine) … read more »