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What are the benefits of a carbon tariff?

If a carbon tariff were not imposed, imported goods would significantly undercut the prices of those made domestically.  Carbon tariffs remove advantages for companies producing goods using carbon-intensive energy sources. A carbon tariff system will encourage all countries to consider the environmental impact of production. This will encourage the “greening” of production methods, and it may have secondary, human, effects as well. American companies with overseas production operations would be subject to