Larry Goulder wins the Atkinson Award
Larry Goulder, the Shuzo Nishihara Professor in Environmental and Resource Economics receives the Atkinson Award for the paper "Impacts of a carbon tax across US household income groups: What are the equity-efficiency trade-offs?" This award recognizes the best paper published during the 3-year period 2018-2020 in the Journal of Public Economics.
To quote the editors:
"It proposes a careful approach to address a key policy question and adds new insights about distributional and efficiency impacts of a carbon tax. This is the type of work that we strive to publish at JPubE."