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Did Frederick Brodie Discover the World's First Environmental Kuznets Curve?: Coal Smoke and the Rise and Fall of the London Fog

Karen Clay and Werner Troesken

in The Economics of Climate Change: Adaptations Past and Present

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226479880
eISBN:
9780226479903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226479903.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines the incidence of coal smoke in fogs in and around London and the pattern of such fogs over time. Brodie attributed these fogs to intense coal smoke emissions between 1871 and ... More


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