Let’s Assume the Chicken Littles of the World Are Correct: Global Warming Will Kill Us All. Now What?

(Read from the bottom up) Dear J: In our current statist world, we’d have carbon taxes, and subsidies for air, wind, water power. In the an cap world, assuming this nonsense to be true, we’d be way more draconian: we’d treat anyone who warms the earth like a criminal. Put him in jail. Throw away the key. Here’s the best article ever written on this sort of thing: Rothbard, Murray N. 1982. “Law, Property Rights, and Air Pollution,” Cato Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, Spring; reprinted in Block, Walter E. Ed. Economics and the Environment: A Reconciliation, Vancouver: The Fraser … Continue reading Let’s Assume the Chicken Littles of the World Are Correct: Global Warming Will Kill Us All. Now What?