Archive: Bernard Finel: February 2010
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)
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)