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Bernard Finel: February 2010
Senior Fellow, American Security Project

Bernard Finel: February 2010

Dr. Bernard I. Finel is a Senior Fellow at the American Security Project where he directs research on counter-terrorism, defense policy and climate change.

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A sub-optimal course of action

Like many questions regarding climate change, the answer has both a political and a substantive component. But in this case, neither provides an obvious response.

By Bernard Finel | February 23, 2010; 03:26 PM ET | Comments (1)

We can't afford subsidies

Politically, subsidies for green technology will be easier to accomplish. They are also a terrible idea. The problem with the energy market right now is precisely subsidies. We subsidize oil and coal to the tune of several hundred billion dollars a year.

By Bernard Finel | February 3, 2010; 11:43 AM ET | Comments (6)

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