In a couple of weeks, Matthew Holian and I will release a new NBER Working Paper titled The Rise of the Low Carbon Consumer City. An article in today’s New York Times manages to summarize the key ideas in our empirical paper. Here is a quote from the Times’ piece:
So, note that the “consumer city” leads to the low carbon city! That’s the whole idea of our project. Here is our paper’s abstract:
Cross-posted from the Environmental and Urban Economics blog.