Climate Change

Op-Ed

A Thoughtless Tax

Authors: Jagdish N. Bhagwati and Arvind Panagariya
The Times of India

Proposals that any carbon tax in developing countries which falls below the one in the developed countries should be offset through other means like border taxes spring from fears that have no basis in economic analysis, write Jagdish Bhagwati and Arvind Panagariya.

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Backgrounder

Copenhagen's Many Agendas

Author: Toni Johnson

The UN conference on climate change that begins December 7 in Copenhagen is supposed to produce new targets for emissions reductions, but experts say major countries are at odds on the ultimate goal of a new framework. This backgrounder looks at some of their positions.

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Transcript

World Energy Outlook 2009

Speaker: Fatih Birol
Presider: Rodney W. Nichols

Fatih Birol, chief economist and director of the office of the chief economist at the International Energy Agency, reports on the world energy market and the ways to combat climate change.

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Video

World Energy Outlook 2009

Speaker: Fatih Birol
Presider: Rodney W. Nichols

Watch Fatih Birol, chief economist and director of the office of the chief economist at the International Energy Agency, report on the world energy market and the ways to combat climate change.

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Audio

World Energy Outlook 2009 (Audio)

Speaker: Fatih Birol
Presider: Rodney W. Nichols

Listen to Fatih Birol, chief economist and director of the office of the chief economist at the International Energy Agency, report on the world energy market and the ways to combat climate change.

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Interview

Securing U.S. Energy Supplies

James E. Rogers interviewed by Roya Wolverson

Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers says nuclear investment and partnering with Chinese energy firms are important steps to building U.S. energy security.

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