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Evaluating Options for U.S. Greenhouse-Gas Mitigation Using Multiple Criteria

Nicholas Burger, Liisa Ecola, Thomas Light - Electronic books - 2009 - 93 pages
Choosing policy responses to mitigate greenhouse gases (GHGs) is one of the great challenges that the United States faces. It will require balancing cost-effectiveness and ...
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Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming

Institute of Medicine, Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming--Synthesis Panel, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Policy and Global Affairs - Political Science - 1991 - 144 pages
Readily accessible to any interested reader, this volume offers an analysis of the major issues surrounding greenhouse warming and presents the authoring panel's ...
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Protecting the Climate Forests: Why Reducing Tropical Deforestation Is in ...

Lincoln Chafee - 2010 - 71 pages
Report by the Comm. on Climate and Tropical Forests, which was formed in 2009 to ensure effective protection of tropical forests primarily as part of U.S. climate change ...
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Greenhouse Gases: Management, Reduction, and Impact

Jonathan L. Ramseur, Larry Parker, Brent D. Yacobucci - Science - 2008 - 77 pages
Instituting policies to manage or reduce GHGs would likely impact different states differently. Understanding these differences may provide for a more informed debate regarding ...
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How CBO Estimates the Costs of Reducing Greenhouse-Gas Emissions

Robert Shackleton - 2010 - 23 pages
As part of its mandate to provide the Congress with the objective, timely, and nonpartisan analysis needed to make informed economic and budgetary decisions, the Congressional ...
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The Cost of Climate Policy

Mark Jaccard, John Nyboer, Bryn Sadownik - Political Science - 2002 - 242 pages
Reducing greenhouse gas emissions is a major environmental challenge facing the world. We all want to reduce the risks of global warming, but how much will this cost? What will ...
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Policies to Enhance Sustainable Development

OECD - Business & Economics - 2001 - 108 pages
This report identifies some of the main barriers -- conceptual and practical -- that stand in the way of progress in sustainable development, and some of the areas where ...
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Global Warming: Looking Beyond Kyoto

Zedillo, Ernesto, ed. - Political Science - 2008 - 237 pages
"Comprehensive examination of the economic, social, and political context of climate policy in industrialized and developing nations. Calls for a multilateral approach that ...
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