5 edition of Economics and management of climate change found in the catalog.
Economics and management of climate change
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||editors, Bernd Hansjürgens, Ralf Antes.|
|Contributions||Hansjürgens, Bernd., Antes, Ralf.|
|LC Classifications||QC981.8.C5 E243 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 304 p. :|
|Number of Pages||304|
|LC Control Number||2008930110|
The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review. Book 30 October, The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review is a landmark study that was published on 30 October The Review concluded: “This Review has assessed a wide range of evidence on the impacts of climate change and on the economic costs, and has used a number of different . Combining the latest climate models, state-of-the-art econometric research on human responses to climate, and cutting-edge private-sector risk-assessment tools, Economic Risks of Climate Change: An American Prospectus crafts a game-changing profile of the economic risks of climate change in the United States.
Climate change poses an urgent threat to economic progress, global food security, our natural systems, and individual livelihoods. Communities around the world are already experiencing increased climate impacts, from droughts to floods, rising seas to extreme weathers. The World Economic Forum's Risk Report continuest to rank these environmental threats at . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Farmer behaviour, agricultural management and climate Change by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Staff (, Paperback) at the best online prices .
Climate change is harder, and stopping it will take more than nudges. If we’re going to slow its effects and change the behaviors that have brought our planet to the brink, organizations working on environmental issues need to embrace lessons from behavioral economics and other social sciences, and embed them in the solutions we design and. Climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing human kind owing to the great uncertainty regarding future impacts, which affect all regions and many ecosystems. Many publications deal with economic issues relating to mitigation policies, .
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Climate change is one of the biggest challenges for mankind. Although there is increasing evidence that climate change is already occurring, there is neither sufficient knowledge as to what extent climate change poses risks to societies and companies, nor.
Climate Change, Supply Chain Management and Enterprise Adaptation: Implications of Global Warming on the Economy aims to provide one among many diverse responses to a growing sense of urgency fed by climate change and experienced by international institutions, governments, local authorities, and enterprises.
The Carbon Crunch: How We’re Getting Climate Change Wrong – and How to Fix It, by Dieter Helm (Yale University Pressrevised & updatedpages, $ paperback). In a new edition of his hard-hitting book on climate change, economist Dieter Helm looks at how and why we have failed to tackle the issue of global warming and argues for a.
Climate change is one of the biggest challenges for mankind. Although there is increasing evidence that climate change is already occurring, there is neither sufficient knowledge as to what extent climate change poses risks to societies and companies, nor about adequate strategies to cope with these risks.
Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet by Gernot Wagner and Martin L. Weitzman (hereafter, WW). There is one implication of the timescale of climate change that has been obvious from the word “go”—the discount rate matters.
Climate change plays out over centuries, and choices over centuries are extraordinarilyCited by: 9.
"The Economics of Climate Change sends a very important and timely message: that the benefits of strong, early action on climate change outweigh the costs.
That conclusion is one that the International Energy Agency fully endorses - notably in its World Energy Outlook to be published next by: The book does a good job of addressing climate change solutions and actions, and the relevant economics, sociology, and public policy behind these solutions.
The book could be much more useful for classrooms in a wide variety of disciplines if /5(2). Our books examine the current issues of climate change and global warming from different disciplinary perspectives - from economics, geography and law to political science and sociology.
In addition to publications with basic knowledge of the causes and consequences of climate change, our range offers a critical examination of the global energy. This is the resource site for Richard Tol's textbook Climate Economics: Economic analysis of climate, climate change, and climate policy.
The book can be ordered from Edward Elgar, Amazon UK and Amazon US. The 2nd edition can be pre-ordered. There is a preview on Google Books. The first book reviews are in. This book is extremely readable, and something that all interested in climate change and its consequences should have.’ Source: Journal of Biosocial Science 'The Stern Review of The Economics of Climate Change is a vital step forward in securing an effective global policy on climate by: The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change is a page report released for the British government on 30 Octoberby economist Nicholas Stern, chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics.
The report discusses the effect of global warming on the world economy. The economics of climate change Hitherto, the economics of climate change has been focussed on model-ling the implications of growth for emissions, examining and modelling the economics of technological options, calculating ‘social costs of carbon’, and exploring tax, market and other structures.
Many elements of the. There is now clear scientific evidence that emissions from economic activity, particularly the burning of fossil fuels for energy, are causing changes to the Earth´s climate. A sound understanding of the economics of climate change is needed in order to underpin an effective global response to this challenge.
The Stern Review is an independent, rigourous and. William Nordhaus was a co-recipient of this year's Nobel Prize in economics for his pioneering work on the economics of climate change. On the day of the Nobel announcement, the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (UN IPCC) released a special report1 advising the governments of the world on various steps necessary to limit.
Land use change as a result of mitigation, and ; Feedback from changes in the global climate to land use. By offering synthesis and evaluation of a variety of different approaches to this challenging field of research, this book will serve as a key reference for future work in the economic analysis of land use and climate change policy.
'The book will be of immense interest to students, researchers and policy makers in the field of climate change and economic development.' - Geethanjali Nataraj, Gulf Research Center 'The scientific consensus on climate change has grown substantially in recent years with new knowledge based on the work of the by: 5.
In his most recent book on the economics and policy of climate change, economist Richard Tol outlines three factors that would motivate greater climate ambition if we look beyond the “most likely” outcomes. The first is that surprises are weighted toward the bad.
This paper is an introduction to the economics of climate change policy. The goal is to help the reader understand how analysts use computer models to make projections of mitigation costs and climate change impacts, and why projections made by different groups differ.
The book examines the known effects and relationships of climate change variables on infrastructure and risk-management policies. Rich with case studies, this resource will enable engineers to develop a long-term, self-sustained assessment capacity and more effective risk-management strategies.
The phrases “global warming” or “climate change” do not appear in this book, so this book gets the default grade of D because the general coverage of environmental economics is fine.
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The Economics of the Climate by Geoffrey Heal. Published in vol issue 3, pages of Journal of Economic Literature, SeptemberAbstract: I review the economic characteristics of the climate problem, focusing on the choice of discount rates in the presence of a stock externality, ri Cited by: 9.
A sound understanding of the economics of climate change is needed in order to underpin an effective global response to this challenge. The Stern Review is an independent, rigourous and comprehensive There is now clear scientific evidence that emissions from economic activity, particularly the burning of fossil fuels for energy, are causing /5.This article is about the economics of climate change tion of climate change involves actions that are designed to limit the amount of long-term global warming.
Mitigation may be achieved through the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions or through the enhancement of sinks that absorb GHGs, for example forests.