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On the Choice of Tax Base to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Context of Electricity Generation

Fraser, Robert (2006) On the Choice of Tax Base to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Context of Electricity Generation. In: AARES Conference. . (Unpublished) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:5189)

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Abstract

This paper analyses the role of uncertain demand in determining the government’s choice

in the electricity generating sector. Using a model of optimal capacity choice for a pricetaking

in reducing emissions than its equivalent specific tax, although this benefit comes at the

finding that the ad valorem tax is expected to generate greater tax revenue, thereby

can be used to compensate consumers for reduced reliability of supply.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Business School
Depositing User: Robert Fraser
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2008 10:36 UTC
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 13:40 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/5189 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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