Dr Richard Wellings is quoted on the BBC News website
In the article Richard argues that the OBR has a poor record on conventional economic forecasting and this proposal would risk compounding the resulting policy errors. Moreover, there’s a danger that the OBR’s climate change work would be one-sided and misleading to policymakers unless it also considered the economic impact of the policies imposed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Read the full article here.
Further IEA Reading: Climate Change Policy: Challenging the Activists