Pricing not enough for deep carbon cuts

Michael Mehling, Endre Tvinnereim

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Abstract

Carbon pricing dominates the climate-policy debate on the basis of its promise to abate greenhouse-gas emissions at least cost. Although this holds true for incremental emissions reductions, we question whether it can spur the changes needed for decarbonization, a goal of the Paris agreement.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)175
Number of pages1
JournalNature
Volume552
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 13 Dec 2017

Keywords

  • carbon pricing
  • decarbonisation

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