Frank Ackerman is senior economist with the Stockholm Environment Institute’s U.S. Center and the Global Development and Environment Institute. He is also a co-founder of Economists for Equity and Environment (E3), and the lead author of E3’s “Economics of 350” study. His latest book is Can We Afford the Future? Economics for a Warming World.

 

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The Economic Case for Slashing Carbon Emissions

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Amid a growing call for reducing atmospheric concentrations of CO2 to 350 parts per million, a group of economists maintains that striving to meet that target is a smart investment — and the best insurance policy humanity could buy.
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