The Green Paradox: A Supply-Side Approach to Global Warming by Hans-Werner Sinn
Published By: Cambridge and London: MIT Press ISBN: 978-0-262-01668-1 Date of Publication: 2012
Book Review Detail
Tao Wang of Environmental Defense Fund and Swarthmore College
Review DOI: 10.1257/jel.50.4.1106.r16 Review Pages: 1145-46
Book Review Abstract
Tao Wang of Environmental Defense Fund and Swarthmore College reviews, "The Green Paradox: A Supply-Side Approach to Global Warming" by Hans-Werner Sinn. The JEL annotation of this book begins: "Updated English edition of Das grüne Paradoxon presents an approach to combating global warming based on regulating the supply of fossil fuels instead of the demand. Discusses why the Earth is getting warmer; reshaping the world\'s energy matrix; table or tank; the neglected supply side; and fighting the green paradox. Sinn is Professor of Economics and Public Finance at the University of Munich and President of the CESifo Group. Index."