In Praise of a Carbon Tax

I have invited myself to do some writing over at Aeon Ideas. My first piece¬†addresses the question of what I would be willing to sacrifice in order to combat climate change. An excerpt: I am perfectly willing to sacrifice something to combat climate change. I am willing to sacrifice tax money. I invite policymakers to …

What Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Doesn’t Know about Corporate Law and the First Amendment

Stephen Bainbridge takes the young Kennedy to task¬†for pretending that corporations can somehow be given some kind of "death penalty" for not agreeing with Kennedy's views on climate policy. Of course, to say that Professor Bainbridge has forgotten more about corporate law than the young Kennedy will ever learn is to understate matters (and you …