Discover comprehensive reports, articles and opinion pieces about carbon pricing policies, how they work and why they are vital to helping solve climate change in the United States.

Carbon Pricing Policy

Luntz Global. National Survey Results on the Climate Leadership Council’s Carbon Dividends Plan. May 20, 2019.

Glenn D. Rudebusch. Climate Change and the Federal Reserve. Research from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. March 25, 2019.

Business Climate Leaders.  How a Carbon Fee and Dividend Will Affect Small Businesses. 2019. 

American Sustainable Business Council. The Business Case for Carbon Pricing: Business supports climate action. 2018.

Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition. What Are the Options for Using Carbon Pricing Revenues? 2018.

Climate Action Business Association. Businesses Acting on Rising Seas. 2018.

Risky Business Project. National Report: The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States. 2016. Risky Business produced a national and several regional analyses of the impacts of climate change on the U.S. The series here.

Morris, Adele.  11 Essential Questions for Designing a Policy to Price Carbon.  July 8, 2016.

World Bank.  Putting a Price on Carbon with a Tax.   

World Resources Institute.  Putting a Price on Carbon: Ensuring Equity.  April 2016.

ABOUT THE PARIS AGREEMENT

We Are Still In at COP24 (Katowice, Poland, December 2018)

‘Climate Change is Real’: Business Leaders React to President Trump’s Withdrawal from Paris Agreement (Fortune, June 2, 2017)

What to Expect as the US Leaves Paris Climate Accord (NYT, June 1, 2017)

US Business Leaders Want to Stay in the Paris Climate Accord (Harvard Business Review, May 31, 2017)

Bipartisan support:  Most Americans Support Staying in the Paris Agreement  (The Atlantic, May 31, 2017)

George P. Shultz and Ted Halstead. The Business Case for the Paris Climate Accord (NYT, May 9, 2017)

American Business Overwhelmingly Supports the Paris Agreement (NRDC, May 5, 2017)

Businesses urge president to remain in Paris Agreement (C2ES, May 2017)

Legal Issues Related to the Paris Agreement (Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, May 2017

Of Note

What was agreed at COP24 in Poland and why did it take so long? (The Guardian, December 16, 2018)

Ten Things The World Learned At The COP24 Climate Change Negotiations (Forbes, December 8, 2018)

3 big takeaways from the major new US climate report: Climate change is here, it’s expensive, and it’s deadly, according to a dire new report. (Vox, November 24, 2018)

We have 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe, warns UN (The Guardian, October 8, 2018)

Why fossil fuels survive (Washington Post, February 28, 2018)

How Bill Gates aims to clean up the planet (The Guardian, February 4, 2018)

CCL's Mark Reynolds:  State of our union is closely linked to the state of our climate (January 31, 2018)

COP23: Key outcomes agreed at the UN climate talks in Bonn (CarbonBrief, November 19, 2017)

U.S. Global Change Research Program Climate Science Special Report (November 3, 2017)

How do you shift Republicans on climate? Be nice (E&E News, September 4, 2017)

Businesses and Investors Need to Act on Climate Now:  A look at trends related to the economy and climate change, and three steps businesses and investors can take to move forward  (Stanford Social Innovation Review, July 12, 2017)

Climate Leadership Council Announces Founding Members (June 20, 2017)

EDITORIALS & OP EDS

The Palm Beach Post and South Florida Sun-Sentinel Editorial Board, “Editorial: Amid dark news on climate change, Deutch bill offers spark of hope,” December 16, 2018.

Bloomberg, Michael R. and Jerry Brown. "The U.S. Is Tackling Global Warming, Even if Trump Isn’t," New York Times, November 14, 2017.

Halstead, Ted. "To Shrink the Trade Deficit With China, Tax Carbon," Bloomberg News, April 5, 2017.

Shultz, George P. and James Baker III. "A Conservative Answer to Climate Change," Wall Street Journal, February 7, 2017.