Deep Green and Dark Brown

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"Deep Green and Dark Brown"

John Quiggin notes that despite mutually re-enforcing arguments from extreme environmentalists (“deep greens”) and dead-ender polluters (“dark browns”) that reducing carbon emissions to a sustainable level would be incompatible with maintaining high and growing material standards of living, the actual economics suggests that we can cut emissions and keep getting richer without that much trouble at all if we implement the right policies in a timely manner.

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