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CGEP Scholar Dr. Noah Kaufman, in partnership with colleagues at the Rhodium Group and Rice University, analyzes carbon tax legislation proposed by Congressman Carlos Curbelo, the first federal carbon pricing proposal from a congressional Republican in nearly a decade.

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This Guide examines Chinese climate change policies. It starts with a review of Chinese greenhouse gas emissions. It then explores the impacts of climate change in China and explains the policy tools the Chinese government uses to address climate change and related topics.

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This report summarizes collaborations between CGEP and three organizations: Rhodium Group, the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center (TPC), and Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy. Using state-of-the-art modeling tools, we provide an up-to-date (e.g., inclusive of 2017 federal tax reform) view of likely outcomes if a federal carbon tax is implemented in the United States, over what we assume to be the first decade of policy implementation (the 2020s).

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In partnership with the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, this report estimates the effects of various potential carbon taxes on the tax burdens of US households across the income distribution.

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In partnership with Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy, this report provides an up-to-date (inclusive of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017) analysis of the short-run and long-run macroeconomic effects and intergenerational and intragenerational distributional effects of a federal carbon tax in the U.S.

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This paper, conducted in partnership with the Rhodium Group, seeks to answer key questions about the impacts of a carbon tax in the United States. First, how responsive are different sectors of the US economy to a carbon tax at different tax rates? Second, what changes in energy prices, production, and consumption occur under different tax rates? 

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Commentary

Richard Nephew explains how unless oil prices are contained, the primary result of the reimposition of sanctions on Iran may be to ensure that Iran profits from the oil market risks that the sanctions have created.

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Op-ed

Writing in Subsea Magazine, CGEP Scholar Antoine Halff explores if the Brazilian oil industry, which is just taking off, is late to the party.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Oklahoma is an important state for the US oil and gas industry. Excluding federal offshore areas, Oklahoma was the nation's fifth largest crude oil producing state in 2016. It is one of the top natural gas producing states in the nation,...

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Op-ed

Writing in the Wall Street Journal, CGEP Director Jason Bordoff argues that a humdrum transportation option is poised to transform urban mobility: the bus.

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