U.S. Competitiveness and Carbon Tax Policies

From an economic perspective, the concept that a revenue-neutral carbon tax, applied broadly and uniformly, is more economically efficient than a patchwork of regulations is well documented. But concerns exist about the consequences of the United States imposing a carbon

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What Are the Economic Gains from a Conservative Carbon Tax Policy?

  A carbon tax has the potential to raise a significant amount of revenue, perhaps $100 billion annually. A revenue-neutral carbon tax policy would, therefore, involve a significant (and offsetting) tax cut. Combined with eliminating harmful carbon regulations, pro-growth tax

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Funding Opportunity for New Carbon Tax Research

In pursuit of its goal to foster an open dialogue among conservatives about market-oriented solutions to carbon pollution, AMS has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for new research on the subject. Specifically, qualified researchers are invited to submit proposals

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Why a Carbon Tax Policy Is a Conservative Approach

  When it comes to reducing carbon emissions on a large scale, there are essentially two routes available to policymakers: 1) establish regulations that mandate certain amounts of alternative energy or require specific industries to conform to government-established standards or

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Welcome to the AMS Blog

  With this inaugural post, AMS is pleased to introduce its new blog, a source for thoughtful information about the impact and consequences of revenue-neutral carbon tax policy reforms and the opportunities this policy offers for a better tax code

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