All pages with keywords: carbon taxes

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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

Turning greenhouse gas emissions pledges into domestic policies is the next challenge for governments. We address the question of the acceptability of cost-effective climate policy in a real-voting setting. First, … 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 »