Others might be catching on the to true meaning of a Pigouvian tax
January 9, 2013, 9:34 pm
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Should we tax people for being annoying?   (HT)

I think I already explained the concept of ‘negative externality’ and ‘Pigouvian tax’ to the RWCG readership.

externality (n.): The psychological discomfort caused to ‘progressives’ by others engaging in behavior that ‘progressives’ disapprove of.

Pigouvian tax (n.): A tax on behavior that ‘progressives’ disapprove of (see externality).

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