Tag: CO2 Emissions and Economic Growth

  • Problems with Mr Illarionov’s Methodology

    By: Benito Müller

    Andrei Illarionov, President Putin’s economic advisor, has been vocally advocating the view that ratification of the Kyoto Protocol by Russia would be inconsistent with the President’s plan to double GDP over the next ten years. This presentation shows that Mr Illarionov’s claims are based on a fundamentally flawed methodology.