Resource rents : The effects of energy taxes and quantity instruments for climate protection

@inproceedings{Eisenack2012ResourceR,
  title={Resource rents : The effects of energy taxes and quantity instruments for climate protection},
  author={K. Eisenack and Ottmar Edenhofer and Matthias Kalkuhl},
  year={2012}
}
Carbon dioxide emissions correspond to fossil resource use. When considering this supply side of climate protection, crucial questions come to fore. It seems likely that owners of fossil resources would object to emission reductions. Moreover, policy instruments such as taxes may not be effective at all: it seems individually rational to leave no fossil resources unused. In this context, it can be expected that economic sectors will react strategically to climate policy, aiming at a re… CONTINUE READING