|Publications and Presentations
PSI and Green Alliance briefings
Research paper from the Policy Studies Institute: Road transport fuel prices, demand and tax revenues
Briefing paper from Green Alliance: Would a fuel duty stabiliser really be fair?
Research paper from the Policy Studies Institute: A new basis for Aviation Taxation
Briefing paper from Green Alliance: Making aviation pay its way
GFC Briefing Paper 8:
Achieving Fairness in Carbon Emissions Reduction:
The Distributional Effects of Green Fiscal Reform
GFC Briefing Paper 7:
Competitiveness and Environmental Tax Reform
GFC Briefing Paper 6:
Reducing Carbon Emissions Through Transport Taxation
GFC Briefing Paper 5:
A Major Green Fiscal Reform for the UK:
Results for the Economy, Employment and the Environment
GFC Briefing Paper 4:
Doing What it Takes to Reduce Carbon Emissions:
The Case for Green Fiscal Reform
GFC Briefing Paper 3:
Public Opinion on a Green Tax Shift
GFC Briefing Paper 2:
How effective are green taxes?
GFC Briefing Paper 1:
Lessons from two Green Tax Shifts in the UK
Other publications and presentations
Environmental Tax Reform (ETR) in Europe:
The Key to a Resource-Efficient, Low-Carbon Competitive Economy
Final conference of the Anglo-German Foundation’s petrE Project, held in conjunction with GFC.
View the presentations.
GFC Director, Professor Paul Ekins, has contributed to a number of publications and events over the course of the project, links to many of which may be found below.
One Planet One Day
IPPR ‘Red and Green Taxes’ Launch Event
Sustainable Scotland Network Annual Conference 08
Presentation at ‘Entrepreneurship for a Zero Carbon Society’
Annual Conference of the European Environmental Bureau
Green Budget Europe Launch Event
The Smith Institute Seminar and Publication: ‘Fair Tax: Towards a Modern Tax System’
Chapter 6: ‘Environmental and Behavioural Taxes’
Green Alliance Report: ‘Is there more to life than trading?’
Chapter 3: ‘Squeezing carbon out of the market: the role of carbon taxes’
…which was quoted in a subsequent speech by Shadow Chancellor, George Osborne
Presentation at the FoE Seminar – The Price of Carbon: What should it be and why?
Presentation at the Sustainable Development Commission’s Event ‘Redefining Prosperity’
and associated Think Piece: ‘Policies to achieve dematerialisation’
Presentation at the Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes Event: ‘What’s fair? The social implications of cutting individual CO2 emissions’
Presentation at the 8th Global Conference on Environmental Taxation
Launch of the Green Fiscal Commission and Baseline Survey