ESRI Survey and Statistical Report Series

Carbon taxes, poverty and compensation options

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October 13, 2020
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Today the ESRI publishes ‘Carbon taxes, poverty and compensation options’ as part of the ESRI Survey and Statistical Report Series. The paper examines how the Irish carbon tax can be raised without increasing poverty and disproportionately affecting low-income households.

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Seamus O'Malley

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October 13, 2020

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ESRI Survey and Statistical Report Series 98


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