Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Gail Cohen , João Tovar Jalles , Prakash Loungani , and Ricardo Marto
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 30 August 2017
Keywords: Environmental policy, Developing countries, Developed countries, Globalization, Greenhouse gas emissions, Gross domestic product, Cross-country analysis, Emissions, Environmental Okuns Law, Environmental Kuznets Curve
Recent discussions of the extent of decoupling between greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and real gross domestic product (GDP) provide mixed evidence and have generated much debate. We show that to get a clear picture...