By Eric Worrall – Re-Blogged From WUWT
Who would have guessed that raising the cost of energy with regressive carbon taxes would harm a vital, low margin energy intensive economic activity?
Climate taxes on agriculture could lead to more food insecurity than climate change itself
- Date:July 30, 2018
- Source:International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
- Summary:New research has found that a single climate mitigation scheme applied to all sectors, such as a global carbon tax, could have a serious impact on agriculture and result in far more widespread hunger and food insecurity than the direct impacts of climate change. Smarter, inclusive policies are necessary instead.