22 Sep '11, 8pm

Book Review: But Will the Planet Notice?: Lessons in economics and global environmental problems, from a guy you...

Book Review: But Will the Planet Notice?: Lessons in economics and global environmental problems, from a guy you...

With these types of criticisms of mainstream environmental policy, Wagner effectively positions himself as a free-thinking environmentalist. So his main point should carry more weight, one would hope. And that point is that the only effective way to combat climate change is to enact a cap-and-trade system for carbon like the one that California and several Northeastern states have enacted on the state and regional levels. If the overall level of carbon emissions is capped, and progressively lowered over time, market forces will spur innovation, flatten the costs of renewable technologies relative to fossil fuels and ultimately drive society toward a tipping point that leads toward sustainability. It's worked, he argues, for pollution that causes acid rain, for lead in gasoline and other environmental scourges that the U.S. has solved without sacrificing its economic growth...

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