The Global Greenhouse Regime: Who Pays? : Science, Economics and North-South Politics in the Climate Change Convention
Peter Hayes, Kirk R. Smith
Earthscan Publ., 1993 - Science - 382 pages
Effective policies to prevent global warming & climate change are urgently needed by the world community. This publication offers a unique interdisciplinary & multinational response to the challenge. It presents the scientific, economic & political issues & goes on to describe the policy options available, in terms that policy-makers & students will appreciate. The different ways of determining responsibility for greenhouse gases, of calculating obligation to pay & of measuring the costs of different policies are all analyzed. The Global Greenhouse Regime also looks at the implications for different countries & regions.
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five approaches compared
NorthSouth carbon abatement costs
Insuring against sea level rise
Integrating ecology and economy in India
Carbon abatement potential in West Africa
Abatement of carbon dioxide emissions in Brazil
Carbon abatement in Central and Eastern Europe and
Greenhouse gas emission abatement in Australia
Constructing a global greenhouse regime
The Climate Change Convention
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