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Carbon pricing is a health protection policy

Philippa L Howden-Chapman, Ralph B Chapman, Anthony G Capon and Nick Wilson
Med J Aust 2011; 195 (6): 311-312.
doi:
10.5694/mja11.10871

A carbon price is vital for the public good; complementary policies should protect low-income households

Philippa L Howden-Chapman, MA, DipClinPsych, PhD, Professor, Department of Public Health1
Ralph B Chapman, BE, MPA, PhD, Environmental Economist2
Anthony G Capon, MB BS, PhD, FAFPHM, Public Health Physician3
Nick Wilson, MB ChB, DIH, MPH, Public Health Physician1
1 University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand.
2 School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
3 National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
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