This episode originally appeared on the My Climate Journey podcast page.

Jason Jacobs, host of the My Climate Journey podcast, had Joseph Majkut on to discuss the following:

  • Joseph’s background pre-Niskanen, including why he left academia and came to DC
  • Overview of Niskanen and their work
  • Niskanen origin story, including how it is similar and different to the Cato Institute
  • Joseph’s role as director of climate policy and how his team fits in
  • Initiatives they are currently working on, and how they select and prioritize
  • Discussion about carbon pricing, viability and implications
  • Discussion about political landscape and best way to make headway in polarized climate

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