A Spatial Approach to Energy Economics
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Parts of this paper are cannibalized from "Back to the Future of Green Powered Economies" NBER (2012, No. 18236). We are very grateful to seminar participants in several countries, and for the hospitality of the Energy Institute at Haas, University of California Berkeley and the Henri Poincare Institute in Paris, France where a portion of this work was conducted. We would like to thank, without implicating, Bob Allen, John Boyce, Jared Carbone, Oded Galor, Gene Grossman, David Laband, Arvind Magesan, and Jim Wilen for comments on earlier drafts or portions of this work. Excellent research assistance was provided by Nolan Derby, Rui Wan, Mingtao Xu, and Jevan Cherniwchan. The usual disclaimer applies. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.