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Yoram Bauman

portrait Yoram Bauman is an environmental economist and stand-up comedian with a BA in mathematics from Reed College and a PhD in economics from the University of Washington. Read his full bio here.

Yoram's Posts

All I got for Christmas Was the Washington State Carbon Tax Swap Calculator

And I can’t stop playing with it!

The #1 Question from Progressives about Revenue-Neutral Carbon Taxes

It’s déjà vu all over again.

The #1 Question from Conservatives about Revenue-Neutral Carbon Taxes

And my stab at an answer.

2014 Update: Grading Economics Textbooks on Climate Change

Solid progress in economics textbooks' climate discussions.

Carbon Pricing and Northwest Businesses

A match made in tax-swap heaven?

Why Washington State Should Adopt a BC-style Carbon Tax

My personal prescription.

Everything You Need To Know About Carbon Pricing Explained in Cartoon

An excerpt from my new illustrated book!

The Carbon Pricing Café

Washington State, check out our tantalizing menu!

17 Things to Know About California’s Carbon Cap

The Golden (State's) rules.

The Canadians Are Coming!

Cross-border fill-ups and the BC carbon tax.