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Carbon sequestration, economic policies and growth

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  • Grimaud, André
  • Rouge, Luc

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We present a model of endogenous growth in which the use of a non-renewable resource in production yields CO2 emissions whose accumulated stock negatively affects welfare. A CCS technology enables, via some effort, a partial reduction of these emissions.

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  • Grimaud, André & Rouge, Luc, 2014. "Carbon sequestration, economic policies and growth," Resource and Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(2), pages 307-331.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:resene:v:36:y:2014:i:2:p:307-331
    DOI: 10.1016/j.reseneeco.2013.12.004
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    Carbon capture and storage (CCS); Endogenous growth; Polluting non-renewable resources; Carbon tax; Subsidy to CCS;
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    • O3 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
    • Q3 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation

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