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Assessing Surprises and Nonlinearities in Greenhouse Warming

Assessing Surprises and Nonlinearities in Greenhouse Warming

by Joel Darmstadter, Michael A. Toman
     
 

Researchers examine the existing state of knowledge regarding surprises (effects that are not natural extensions of existing trends) and nonlinearities (responses disproportionate to changes in stimuli that may threaten adaptive capacities) in natural and socioeconomic systems confronted with human-induced climatic change.

Overview

Researchers examine the existing state of knowledge regarding surprises (effects that are not natural extensions of existing trends) and nonlinearities (responses disproportionate to changes in stimuli that may threaten adaptive capacities) in natural and socioeconomic systems confronted with human-induced climatic change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780915707713
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1993
Series:
RFF Press Ser.
Edition description:
1
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
7.61(w) x 9.71(h) x 0.37(d)

Meet the Author

Michael A. Toman is a senior economist at the Inter-American Development Bank and a former fellow at Resources for the Future.

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