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Income inequality and carbon consumption: evidence from environmental Engel curves

Income inequality and carbon consumption: evidence from environmental Engel curves

a working paper by Lutz Sager 17 November, 2017

This paper analyses the relationship between the distribution of income and the carbon dioxide content of household consumption in the US, describing a potential ‘equity-pollution dilemma’ and proposing a method to quantify it. read more »


RSS | Andrew Yates ‘Distributional effects of air pollution from electric vehicle adoption’

Research Seminar Serie 7 Dec 2016

Andrew Yates, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina, will be the speaker at this event. Andrew will present his paper entitled ‘Distributional effects of … read more »


Pollution and Mortality in the 19th Century

Seminar 30 Mar 2015

Professor W. Walker Hanlon considers evidence that industrial pollution had an important effect on mortality in the second half of the 19th century. read more »