6 December 2019

Mats Persson

Professor Emeritus at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Stockholm University
  • Emissions have continued to rise steadily, increasing the concentration of atmospheric CO2 at an alarming rate. Photo: AFP

    The time has come for a global carbon emissions tax

    - May 2, 2019 10:21am
    The problem is staggering, even existential. Global emissions of greenhouse gases – especially carbon dioxide – are rapidly driving up global temperatures, transforming life as we know it. If those temperatures reach 2°C above pre-industrial levels,...