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The Economics of long-term global climate change

The Economics of long-term global climate change

a preliminary assessment : report of an interagency task force.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Policy, Planning, and Analysis, Available from the National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce in Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Global warming -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Greenhouse gases -- Economic aspects -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Economics of long term global climate change.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Policy, Planning, and Analysis.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationx, 49 p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15362730M

    THE ECONOMICS OF GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE 1. CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES OF CLIMATE CHANGE Global climate change1 is a major issue confronting policymakers worldwide. In terms of economic analysis, greenhouse gas emissions, which cause planetary climate changes, represent both an environmental externality and the overuse of a common property resource.   In this new book, Bill Cline, a joint senior fellow at CGD and the Peterson Institute for International Economics, provides the first ever estimates of the impact on agriculture by country, with a particular focus on the social and economic implications in China, India, Brazil, and the poor countries of the tropical belt in Africa and Latin America. His study shows that the long-term negative.

      Essential reading for economists with any interest in global climate change. Richard Schmalensee, Journal of Economic Literature The analysis is most impressive and will make a very important contribution to the debate over global warming. Dale W. Jorgenson, Harvard University.   Climate change is a complex, multi-dimensional evolution that can affect the global environmental climate in many ways. It is generally the result .

      1) Professor Hart, your book Hubris: The Troubling Science, Economics, and Politics of Climate Change, has recently been published. In it, you challenge a worldwide project that has become.   This is an excerpt from Environment, Climate Change and International Relations – an E-IR Edited Collection. Edited by Gustavo Sosa-Nunez & Ed Atkins. Available now on Amazon (UK, USA, Ca, Ger, Fra), in all good book stores, and via a free PDF out more about E-IR’s range of open access books here. On the 12th November , a group of fifty students from schools across.


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