Business & Climate

Featured in the Boston Business Journal: Economists on Carbon Pricing

We helped coordinate an all-star crew of economists to put together an op-ed on carbon pricing, featured in the Boston Business Journal. In this piece, economists James Stock (Harvard), Chris Knittel (MIT), and Gilbert Metcalf (Tufts) explain that putting a fee...

Mass. Needs Carbon Pollution Fees

“Among the concerns of human rights and security, President Donald Trump and his Cabinet picks are doing little to continue the progress we’ve made for low-cost efficiency and local clean energy. After his promises to expand fossil fuel use, the...

Rising sea levels could cost U.S. homeowners close to $1 trillion

"When talking about housing, “underwater” usually means you owe more on a mortgage than the home is actually worth. If climate change continues apace, that term could take on a much more literal meaning. Rising sea levels could soak homeowners for $882 billion, according to a...