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The Yale Carbon Charge Project is testing the effectiveness and feasibility of carbon pricing on Yale’s campus. This applied research has implications for energy policy, climate change mitigation, and environmental economics.  

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Pricing Nature
February 8, 2021
“Pricing Nature” tells the story of carbon pricing, featuring conversations with experts from government, academia, and civil society. Listen in with Apple Podcasts or...
GreenBiz report
September 28, 2020
Carbon Charge Director Casey Pickett writes on the metrics and responsibilities of achieving a “net-zero world.”
William Nordhaus is Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale.
October 8, 2018
The prize went to Nordhaus “for integrating climate change into long-run macroeconomic analysis.”