Carbon tax: Much ado about nothing

If you take a truly long-term conservative view on energy policy, the carbon tax is a lot like being hit over the head with an air guitar. And that's how it should be viewed despite the short-termism of much media commentary.

It is now a little over 100 days since the introduction of the carbon tax, and finally the anger and rampant political discourse has dissipated. Perhaps now we can finally tackle the important question: ‘over my lifetime what will this actually cost?’

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