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Argument in the Greenhouse By Edited by Nick Mabey

Argument in the Greenhouse
by Edited by Nick Mabey

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Covering both the developing and developed world, this book identifies important new policies to foster effective agreements on emmissions and prevent global warming - realistic policies which should receive international and domestic support.
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Argument in the Greenhouse: The International Economics of Controlling Global Warming by Edited by Nick Mabey

How can greenhouse gases be controlled and reduced? Will it be in time?
This book adds a significant new contribution to the crucial climate change/global warming debate. Incorporating the key political and legal considerations into `real world' applied economic analysis, the authors provide a unique focus on the wider political economy of the problem.
All the key issues of controlling climate change (costs, timing and degree of stabilisation, ecological taxt reform, developing countries, and evolution of international agreements), are placed firmly within the current legal and political context, with state-of-the-art economic techniques introduced to analyse different policy proposals.
Covering both the developing and developed world, this book identifies important new policies to foster effective agreements on eissions and prevent global warming - realistic policies, likely to receive support at both international and domestic levels. be in time?
This book adds a significant new contribution to the crucial climate change/global warming debate. Incorporating the key political and legal considerations into 'real world' applied economic analysis, the book's authors provide a unique focus on the wider political economy of the problem.
All the key issues of controlling climate change (costs, timing and degree of stabilisation, ecological tax reform, developing countries and evolution of international agreements), are placed firmly within the current legal and political economy context, with state-of-the-art economic techniques introduced to analyse different policy proposals.
Covering both the developing and developed world, this book identifies important new policies to foster effective agreements on emmissions and prevent global warming - realistic policies which are likely to receive support at both international and domestic levels.

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Argument in the Greenhouse Reviews


""This book makes a number of valuabel contributions to efforts to understand and appropriately control anthropogenic climate change. It provides an excellent introduction...offers an insightful analysis..." "Environment.."
..."has one of the best short descriptions of what the global warming/climate change problem is all about... well worth studying for a better understanding of the computer modeling process, as well as the political and economic issues involved."
-"Boston Book Review
..." a substantial work that makes a number of contributions to the effort to understand and appropriately control anthropogenic climate change."
-"Environment
..." the authors provide a unique focus on the wider political economy of the problem. All of the key issues of controlling the climate change are placed firmly within the current legal and political economy context, with state-of-the-art economic techniques introduced to analyze different policy proposals."
-"Environmental Law

About Edited by Nick Mabey


Nick Mabey is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Forecasting, London Business School; Stephen Hall is Professor of Economics, Imperial College; Clare Smith is a Consultant on energy and environmental issues; Sujata Gupta is a Research Fellow at the Tat Institute, India

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GOR010089900
Argument in the Greenhouse: The International Economics of Controlling Global Warming by Edited by Nick Mabey
Edited by Nick Mabey
Used - Well Read
Hardback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1997-02-13
464
0415149088
9780415149082
N/A
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