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In the NewsBloombergFebruary 19, 2021
With One Number, Biden Will Start to Reverse Trump’s Way of Valuing Climate
Michael Greenstone, a University of Chicago economist and co-chief of Obama’s social of carbon work, issued guidance last month on what the Biden administration should do to update the social cost of carbon.
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This paper outlines a two-step process to return the United States government’s Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) to the frontier of economics and climate science.Read