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Are CO 2 Emission Levels Converging Among Industrial Countries?

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Time paths of carbon dioxide emissions intwenty-one industrial countries are examinedfrom 1960–1997 to test for stochastic andconditional convergence. Both panel unit roottests and cross-section regressions areperformed. Overall, we find significantevidence that CO 2 emissions haveconverged. Copyright Kluwer Academic Publishers 2003

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  • Mark Strazicich & John List, 2003. "Are CO 2 Emission Levels Converging Among Industrial Countries?," Environmental & Resource Economics, Springer;European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists, vol. 24(3), pages 263-271, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:enreec:v:24:y:2003:i:3:p:263-271
    DOI: 10.1023/A:1022910701857
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