… ABOUT CARBON PRICING: NO. 10

“An attraction of a pollution tax regime is that it produces a strong incentive for firms to engage in research and development. Some companies will find that the cost of research and development into pollution reducing production processes is a less costly option than continuing to pay the tax.”

A Tax to Make the Polluter Pay: The Application of Pollution Taxes within the Australian Legal System – Research paper by Greg Hunt and Rufus Black, 1990.

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