Global Warming and Its Dangers
By J. R. Clark
Dwight R. Lee

This article appeared in the Spring 2004 issue of The Independent Review


Market incentives probably would reduce any serious harm from global warming more effectively than mandatory reductions of greenhouse gases. But although creating global markets for permits to emit carbon dioxide would cut the cost of emissions reduction, those whose interests are attached to government control strenuously oppose such markets.

Other Independent Review articles by J. R. Clark
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    Spring 2005   Economic Freedom in the World, 2002

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    Summer 2014   The Two Moralities of the Minimum Wage
    Fall 2012   Moderating the Dark Side of Emotional Morality with the Bright Side of Market Morality
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