C3 Solutions analyzes the downsides of a carbon tax in its Carbon Tax 101 policy paper.
- A carbon tax is costly, regressive, and provides negligible environmental benefits.
- Private sector innovation has led to rapid emissions decreases in the United States.
- With free markets, streamlined regulations, and effective tax policies, the private sector can create jobs, grow the economy and deploy cleaner, more efficient technology in the U.S. and around the world.
Read the full policy paper here.
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