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The paper presents the predominant elements in the worldview of mainstream economists.

In light of the urgency presented by global warming, this policy note makes a case for ambitious mitigation policies aimed at reducing carbon emissions.

In this paper, the authors analyze a basic growth model where they allow for global warming.

This paper explains equilibrium concepts appropriate to modeling an un-corrected negative externality, such as climate change.

In this paper, Taylor explores the main drivers of climate change on a macro level, and also by country's level of income.

The costs of greenhouse gas mitigation can be shifted to future generations by reducing current investment, rather than by reducing current standards of living.

Projected welfare gains from trade liberalization are derived from global computable general equilibrium (CGE) models, which are based on highly unrealistic assumptions.

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