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The Resource The economics and politics of climate change, edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn

The economics and politics of climate change, edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn

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The economics and politics of climate change
Title
The economics and politics of climate change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume brings together leading climate change policy experts to set out the economic analysis and the nature of the negotiations at Copenhagen. It looks at the costs and benefits of climate change and policy responses in relation to the diverse perspectives of the US, China, Europe, and Africa.--[book jacket]
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.738/74
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC903
LC item number
.E285 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC903
NAL item number
.E285 2009
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Helm, Dieter
  • Hepburn, Cameron
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental economics
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmental economics
  • Klimaänderung
  • Wirtschaftliche Betrachtungsweise
  • Klimaschutz
  • Wirtschaftspolitik
  • Internationale Kooperation
  • Umweltökonomie
Label
The economics and politics of climate change, edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 478-520) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Revisiting the economics of climate change. Climate-change policy: Why has so little been achieved? / Dieter Helm -- The global deal on climate change / Cameron Hepburn and Nicholas Stern -- Climate treaties and the imperative of enforcement / Scott Barrett -- The implications of rapid development for emissions and climate-change mitigation / Ross Garnaut [and others] -- The behavioural economics of climate change / Kjell Arne Brekke and Olof Johansson-Stenman -- pt. 2. The global players and agreements. Climate change and Africa / Paul Collier, Gordon Conway, and Tony Venables -- China's balance of emissions embodied in trade: approaches to measurement and allocating international responsibility / Jiahua Pan, Jonathan Phillips, and Ying Chen -- India and climate-change mitigation / Vijay Joshi and Urjit R. Patel -- Addressing climate change with a comprehensive US cap-and trade system / Robert N. Stavins -- EU climate-change policy- a critique / Dieter Helm -- pt. 3. Low-carbon technologies. Nuclear power, climate change, and energy policy / Dieter Helm -- Carbon dioxide capture and storage / Howard Herzog -- Climate-change mitigation from renewable energy: its contribution and cost / Richard Green -- The national inventory approach for international forest-carbon sequestration management / Krister P. Andersson, Andrew J. Plantinga, and Kenneth R. Richards -- On the regulation of geoengineering / David G. Victor -- Improving energy efficiency: hidden costs and unintended consequences / Steve Sorrell -- pt. 4. National and international instruments. Carbon taxes, emissions trading, and hybrid schemes / Cameron Hepburn -- Docking into a global carbon market: Clean investment budgets to finance low-carbon economic development / Gernot Wagner [and others] -- International carbon finance and the clean development mechanism / Cameron Hepburn -- pt. 5. Institutional architecture. The global climate-change regime: a defence / Joanna Depledge and Farhana Yamin -- Governing climate change: lessons from other governance regimes / Arunabha Ghosh and Ngaire Woods
Control code
743801934
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 538 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613222664
Lccn
2010290946
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743801934
Label
The economics and politics of climate change, edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 478-520) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Revisiting the economics of climate change. Climate-change policy: Why has so little been achieved? / Dieter Helm -- The global deal on climate change / Cameron Hepburn and Nicholas Stern -- Climate treaties and the imperative of enforcement / Scott Barrett -- The implications of rapid development for emissions and climate-change mitigation / Ross Garnaut [and others] -- The behavioural economics of climate change / Kjell Arne Brekke and Olof Johansson-Stenman -- pt. 2. The global players and agreements. Climate change and Africa / Paul Collier, Gordon Conway, and Tony Venables -- China's balance of emissions embodied in trade: approaches to measurement and allocating international responsibility / Jiahua Pan, Jonathan Phillips, and Ying Chen -- India and climate-change mitigation / Vijay Joshi and Urjit R. Patel -- Addressing climate change with a comprehensive US cap-and trade system / Robert N. Stavins -- EU climate-change policy- a critique / Dieter Helm -- pt. 3. Low-carbon technologies. Nuclear power, climate change, and energy policy / Dieter Helm -- Carbon dioxide capture and storage / Howard Herzog -- Climate-change mitigation from renewable energy: its contribution and cost / Richard Green -- The national inventory approach for international forest-carbon sequestration management / Krister P. Andersson, Andrew J. Plantinga, and Kenneth R. Richards -- On the regulation of geoengineering / David G. Victor -- Improving energy efficiency: hidden costs and unintended consequences / Steve Sorrell -- pt. 4. National and international instruments. Carbon taxes, emissions trading, and hybrid schemes / Cameron Hepburn -- Docking into a global carbon market: Clean investment budgets to finance low-carbon economic development / Gernot Wagner [and others] -- International carbon finance and the clean development mechanism / Cameron Hepburn -- pt. 5. Institutional architecture. The global climate-change regime: a defence / Joanna Depledge and Farhana Yamin -- Governing climate change: lessons from other governance regimes / Arunabha Ghosh and Ngaire Woods
Control code
743801934
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 538 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613222664
Lccn
2010290946
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743801934

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