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    • Carbon Taxes, Path Dependency, and Directed Technical Change: Evidence from the Auto Industry 

      Aghion, Philippe; Dechezleprêtre, Antoine; Hemous, David; Martin, Ralf; Van Reenen, John (University of Chicago Press, 2016)
      Can directed technical change be used to combat climate change? We construct new firm-level panel data on auto industry innovation distinguishing between "dirty" (internal combustion engine) and "clean" (e.g. electric and ...
    • The Environment and Directed Technical Change 

      Acemoglu, Daron; Aghion, Philippe; Bursztyn, Leonardo; Hemous, David (2009)
      This paper introduces endogenous and directed technical change in a growth model with environmental constraints and limited resources. A unique final good is produced by combining inputs from two sectors. One of these ...