Resources Radio: Can We Price Carbon?, with Barry Rabe of the University Of Michigan
How would the American Opportunity Carbon Fee Act of 2019 affect emissions?
Read timely analysis and commentary about pressing environmental and energy issues.
RFF's Carbon Pricing Initiative
Read about RFF experts' work on carbon taxes, cap-and-trade systems, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, and more.
RFF Announces Three New Board Members
Charles Kalmbach, Cathy Kling, and Mary Landrieu are joining RFF's Board of Directors.
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Our partnership with leading institutions in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America is helping to build local capacity in environmental economics.
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