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Industrial wind: all trick and no treat

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Chevy Volt zapped by WaPo Editorial Board

“No matter how you slice it, the American taxpayer has gotten precious little for the administration’s investment in battery-powered vehicles, in terms of permanent jobs or lower carbon dioxide emissions. There is no market, or not much of one, for … Continue reading

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Italian Study: “green investments are an ineffective policy for job creation.”

Jon Boone comments on the recent study:  “Are Green Jobs Real Jobs?  The Case of Italy” Mr. Boone’s comments begin: A new Italian study reviews the evidence for creating so-called “green jobs” and the net effect of green subsidies on … Continue reading

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