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Finance Ministers Meet in Venice to Finalize Global Tax Agreement


“It is important to recognize that there are numerous policy levers and paths that countries will take to create incentives for decarbonization,” Ms. Yellen said during a panel discussion. “Those could include regulatory measures, standards, direct public investments, public subsidies to incentivize private investments, and carbon markets.”She added: “Our policies should have the common goal of giving the public and private sector the clarity, incentives, and resources to reduce emissions.”Ms. Yellen, who is making her second international trip as Treasury secretary, will be holding bilateral meetings with many of her counterparts, including officials from Saudi Arabia, Japan, Turkey …

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