Pricing Pollution

By June 26, 2012Articles, Miscellaneous

Over the past few years, a debate has raged in Washington about whether the government should restrict carbon emissions in order to reduce the risk of climate change. In the course of that debate, “cap-and-trade” has made its way into the public vocabulary, even transforming into something of a political catchphrase. Many people now associate the term with activists and politicians who demand far-reaching measures to address what they believe is a looming, and serious, threat to the environment.

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