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Are CO 2 Emission Levels Converging Among Industrial Countries?

  • Mark Strazicich


  • John List

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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Article provided by Springer & European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists in its journal Environmental and Resource Economics.

Volume (Year): 24 (2003)
Issue (Month): 3 (March)
Pages: 263-271

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Handle: RePEc:kap:enreec:v:24:y:2003:i:3:p:263-271
DOI: 10.1023/A:1022910701857
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