Tag: GeorgeShultz

  • The Defection of Some of Their Friends

    An op-ed in The Wall Street Journal last week,  Economists’ Statement on Carbon Dividends, appeared under a headline reflecting the latest conventional wisdom on how to frame the issue of coping with atmospheric pollution (don’t call it a “carbon tax”).  The bipartisan endorsement called for a revenue-neutral tax on carbon emissions, its proceeds to be returned […]