Can Pigou at the Polls Stop Us Melting the Poles?
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We thank: Aria Kovalovich, Doug Murdoch, Anna Terkelsen, and Yuxian Xiao for valuable research assistance; Nicholas Pharris at the Washington Secretary of State for providing data and GIS expertise; Yoram Bauman, Gail Gatton, Ben Silesky, and Greg Small for helpful background and detailed comments; Matt Kahn, Jim Hines, and Matthew Incantalupo for detailed comments; and seminar participants at UC Davis, Energy Policy Institute at Chicago, UC Berkeley Energy Camp, MSU-UM-WMU EEE Day Workshop, Purdue University, Heartland Environmental & Resource Economics Workshop @ Illinois, Oberlin College, the ASSA Annual Meetings in Philadelphia, Michigan State University, the MPSA meetings in Chicago, the SPPC meeting in College Park, the NBER Summer Institute, Macalester College, and Brigham Young University for many helpful comments and suggestions. Ioana Marinescu acknowledges financial support from the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.