On Carbon Taxes and Investment

JEI Working Paper 2: On Carbon Taxes and Investment Mimi Reichenbach Yale University March 2015 In 2013, 36 gigatons of carbon dioxide were released into the atmosphere by polluters; the top three emitting countries were China (28%), the United States (14%), and India (7%). These top three polluters, responsible for 49% of the global carbon dioxide emitted annually, do not …