Economist Statement Supports Cap-and-Trade Program

Guest Blog | February 25, 2009 | Press Releases

What: A statement signed by hundreds of economists who support auctioning all credits in a national carbon cap-and-trade program will be unveiled on Capitol Hill, Monday, March 2. The statement, which will be delivered to all members of Congress, clearly demonstrates that auctioning is the most efficient and equitable means of distributing carbon credits.

When: 3 p.m., Monday, March 2

Where: 2123 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington D.C.
Energy & Commerce Committee Room

For additional information, please contact Christina Connally Honkonen, communications manager, at 865.228.1567. The letter with signatories can be found at at 3 p.m., Monday, March 2. # # #