The Great Debate

The price of ignoring climate change

June 19, 2013

Home destroyed nearly five months ago during the landfall of Superstorm Sandy in Mantoloking, New Jersey March 22, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Cost of cap-and-trade for U.S. households

December 18, 2009

— John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own —

How much are U.S. households prepared to pay to avert the threat of climate change? According to the latest polling data published by the Washington Post, the answer is not very much, probably not much more than $25 per month or $300 per year.

A stimulating energy policy

January 28, 2009


– Robert Engle is the Michael Armellino Professor of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business and a Nobel Laureate. His views are his own. –

First 100 Days: Obama’s first climate change target

January 22, 2009

Mary D. Nichols— Mary D. Nichols is Chairman of the California Air Resources Board, the lead agency for implementing California‚Äôs landmark climate change law, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. The views expressed are her own. —