The Economics of Climate Change by Nick Hanley, Anthony D Owen

By Nick Hanley, Anthony D Owen

With contributions from individual authors and masking every little thing you must learn about international warming and its monetary implications, this readable e-book will charm around the political and clinical spectrum.

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The global warming debate has, however, been played out on a world stage with a mixture of scientific, economic and political discussions alongside a background of pro- and anti-global warming lobbies from several business and NGO groups. The management and regulation of atmospheric pollutants is not new. Ancient cities such as Rome or thirteenth century London suffered from air pollution problems. Today, however, many of the atmospheric pollutants are global in extent and need global agreement to ameliorate the problem.

1985); Ramananthan (1988); Jones and HendersonSellers (1990). Fourier (1827). Tyndall (1861). Arrhenius (1896). Callendar (1938). ). Rayner and Malone (1998). Ramanathan et al. (1985). Deaton (1999). For example: Henderson-Sellers and McGuffie (1987). Manabe and Wetherald (1975). Claussen (2000). See, for example, Sokolov and Stone (1998) and Prinn et al. (1999). Alcamo et al. (1994). Henderson-Sellers and Blong (1989). 438). Henderson-Sellers and Blong (1989), Moffatt (1992). DEFRA (2001). Ibid.

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