Carbon Tax Initiative

CGEP has launched an initiative to explore key questions and implications related to the design and implementation of a carbon tax in the United States.

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Carbon Management Research Initiative

 CGEP has launched a major new research initiative to study the public policy, financial and economic aspects of carbon management. 

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Guide to Chinese Climate Policy 

To contribute to understanding of Chinese GHG emissions, the impacts of climate change in China and Chinese climate policies we have created a Guide to Chinese Climate Policy.

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Featured Research

CGEP Scholar Dr. Noah Kaufman examines four concerns that carbon tax supporters have raised with the design of Initiative 1631 in Washington state. For each, he highlights the consensus of economists on how a carbon tax should be designed (in theory) and compares those recommendations to the details of Initiative 1631.

Writing in The Hill, Dr. Julio Friedmann writes that being serious about climate means being serious about carbon management. 

On July 19, 2018, CGEP held a workshop on the energy impacts of the three revolutions in road transportation. This summary highlights the main points that arose.

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Dr. Pratima Rangarajan
CEO of OGCI Climate Investments

Host Jason Bordoff talks with Dr. Pratima Rangarajan, CEO of OGCI Climate Investments, about lowering the carbon footprints of the energy and industrial sectors.

Jim Hempstead
Managing Director, Moody’s Global Project and Infrastructure Finance Group

Host Bill Loveless talks to Jim Hempstead of Moody's about how environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks are becoming increasingly important to judging the credit worthiness of electric utilities.

Adnan Amin
Director General of the International Renewable Energy Agency

Host Jason Bordoff sits down with Adnan Amin, the Director General of the International Renewable Energy Agency, to discuss these and other questions.