Curt Morgan and Greg Bertelsen outline at The Hill how America, and our environment, could benefit from a pro-climate trade policy.
- A new study reveals that America’s economy is three times more carbon efficient than China’s and four times more carbon efficient than India’s.
- With such a large carbon advantage, pricing carbon on imports from these countries could boost our economy by incentivizing American-made products.
- This pricing would also theoretically incentivize dirtier economies to become cleaner in order to stay competitive in our economy.
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