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Cartoon Calculus: Ch 3 (Area)

Quick links to Front matter, Back matter, and: Part One: Ch 1: Introduction, Ch 2: Speed, Ch 3: Area, Ch 4: Fundamental theorem, Ch 5: Limits Part Two: Ch 6: Derivatives, Ch 7: Toolkit, Ch 8: Extreme, Ch 9: Optimization, Ch 10: Economics Part Three: Ch 11: Hard way, Ch 12: Easy way, Ch 13: [...]

Cartoon Calculus: Ch 2 (Speed)

Quick links to Front matter, Back matter, and: Part One: Ch 1: Introduction, Ch 2: Speed, Ch 3: Area, Ch 4: Fundamental theorem, Ch 5: Limits Part Two: Ch 6: Derivatives, Ch 7: Toolkit, Ch 8: Extreme, Ch 9: Optimization, Ch 10: Economics Part Three: Ch 11: Hard way, Ch 12: Easy way, Ch 13: [...]

Cartoon Calculus: Ch 1 (Introduction)

Quick links to Front matter, Back matter, and: Part One: Ch 1: Introduction, Ch 2: Speed, Ch 3: Area, Ch 4: Fundamental theorem, Ch 5: Limits Part Two: Ch 6: Derivatives, Ch 7: Toolkit, Ch 8: Extreme, Ch 9: Optimization, Ch 10: Economics Part Three: Ch 11: Hard way, Ch 12: Easy way, Ch 13: [...]

Cartoon Calculus: Front matter

Quick links to Front matter, Back matter, and: Part One: Ch 1: Introduction, Ch 2: Speed, Ch 3: Area, Ch 4: Fundamental theorem, Ch 5: Limits Part Two: Ch 6: Derivatives, Ch 7: Toolkit, Ch 8: Extreme, Ch 9: Optimization, Ch 10: Economics Part Three: Ch 11: Hard way, Ch 12: Easy way, Ch 13: [...]

I’ve co-authored a Brookings paper on carbon taxes

Adele C. Morris, Yoram Bauman, and David Bookbinder, “State-level carbon taxes: Options and opportunities for policymakers”. Brookings Institution Climate and Energy Economics discussion paper, July 28, 2016. Direct link to the paper is here.

On the carbon tax front

Just a belated heads-up that there’s a great article on CNN.com about the I-732 carbon tax campaign here in Washington State!

Reddit Ask Me Anything today 11am-1pm Seattle time (PT)!

Reddit Ask Me Anything today 11am-1pm Seattle time (PT)!

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Baseline data for my global warming bet with Bryan Caplan and Alex Tabarrok

Baseline data for my global warming bet with Bryan Caplan and Alex Tabarrok

With all the ink-spilling about “pause” or “no pause”, it’s nice to have a clear and simple bet to take a look at. It’s my bet with fellow economists Bryan Caplan and Alex Tabarrok, and it’s about whether the average temperature anomaly over the next 15 years will be above or below the gray bar [...]

The Beloitysburg Address

Respectfully offered as a tribute to Robert Stavins as part of the 2014 Miller Upton Forum at Beloit College in Beloit, Wisconsin. The Beloitysburg Address Four score and seven months ago [i.e., about 2007] brave political leaders brought forth on this continent some new climate policies, conceived in economic liberty and dedicated to the proposition [...]

Welcoming Zadie Barbara Bauman, August 7, 2014

Welcoming Zadie Barbara Bauman, August 7, 2014

We are delighted to announce the birth of Zadie Barbara Bauman, born Thursday August 7 at 9:41pm and weighing in at 9 pounds 6.4 ounces. (Zadie is just a name that we like, and Barbara was Laura’s maternal grandmother.) We are all happy and healthy and looking forward to our new life together!     [...]

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