An astonishing feature of international energy and climate policy is that fossil fuels – often seen as the primary contributor to climate change – receive enormous government support (IMF 2013, IEA 2012). Surprisingly, no comprehensive database of directly measured, comparable fossil-fuel subsidies exists at the international level.
Dirty little secrets: Inferring fossil-fuel subsidies from patterns in emission intensities
Radek Stefanski, 30 May 2014
Climate policy targets revisited
Richard S J Tol, 25 April 2014
The Stern Review of the Economics of Climate Change is the most famous economic assessment of climate policy (Stern et al. 2006).
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