Modeling the Impact on South Africa’s Economy of Introducing a Carbon Tax

Vivid Economics worked with the National Treasury of South Africa to interpret and present the results of a macroeconomic modelling exercise examining the impacts of a carbon tax on the South African economy. The analysis shows that a carefully designed tax will have only modest macroeconomic impacts, although there will be important winners and losers at the sectoral level.

The report is available here.


Client
The World Bank Project for Market Readiness
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