Are the Costs of Reducing Greenhouse Gases from Passenger Vehicles Negative?

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Parry, Ian W.H.;
  • Subject: carbon policies, passenger vehicles, externalities, welfare costs
    • jel: jel:R48 | jel:H23 | jel:Q54

Energy models suggest that the cost of reducing carbon emissions from the transportation sector is high relative to other sectors, such as electricity generation. However, this paper shows that taxes to reduce passenger vehicle emissions produce large net benefits, rath... View more
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