TITLE

RIP carbon tax

AUTHOR(S)
Ghorayshi, Azeen
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
New Scientist;7/26/2014, Vol. 223 Issue 2979, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott eliminated the national carbon tax and discusses the environmental, economic, and political impact of the move.
ACCESSION #
97232903

 

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