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Guess who likes carbon taxes

“On the surface such advocacy may seem counter-intuitive. Why on earth, other than out of selfless benevolence, would a firm (or group of firms) advocate for higher taxes on their products? But on reflection, it makes some sense, and the reasoning is similar to why an online retailer like Amazon might be in favor of the collection of sales tax at the state level….”

Via Big Oil Advocacy for Carbon Taxes @ Acton PowerBlog.

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