Climate Change

Climate Change

by Michael A. Toman, Brent Sohngen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0754623726

ISBN-13: 9780754623724

Pub. Date: 07/01/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

<%TOC%>Part I: Climate Change and its Impacts: The science of global warming, John Houghton
Valuing the impact of large-scale ecological change in a market: the effect of climate change on U.S. timber, Brent Sohngen and Robert Mendelsohn
Climate change and water resources, Kenneth D. Frederick and David C. Major
The economic geography of the

Overview

<%TOC%>Part I: Climate Change and its Impacts: The science of global warming, John Houghton
Valuing the impact of large-scale ecological change in a market: the effect of climate change on U.S. timber, Brent Sohngen and Robert Mendelsohn
Climate change and water resources, Kenneth D. Frederick and David C. Major
The economic geography of the impacts of climate change, Gary Yohe and Michael Schlesinger
El Nino and world primary commodity prices: warm water or hot air?, Allan D. Brunner
The impact of global warming on agriculture: a Ricardian analysis, Robert Mendelsohn, William D. Nordhaus and Daigee Shaw
The impact of global warming on agriculture: a Ricardian analysis: comment, John Quiggin and John K. Horowitz
The impact of global warming on agriculture: a Ricardian analysis: reply, Robert Mendelsohn and William Nordhaus
The impact of global warming on agriculture: a Ricardian analysis: comment, Roy Darwin
The impact of global warming on agriculture: a Ricardian analysis: reply, Robert Mendelsohn and William Nordhaus. Part II: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits of Climate Change Mitigation: Rolling the 'DICE': an optimal transition path for controlling greenhouse gases, William D. Nordhaus
The marginal costs of greenhouse gas emissions, Richard S.J. Tol
Climate change policy: quantifying uncertainties for damages and optimal carbon taxes, Tim Roughgarden and Stephen H. Schneider
Optimal CO2 abatement in the presence of induced technological change, Lawrence H. Goulder and Koshy Mathai
Learning and stock effects in environmental regulation: the case ofgreenhouse gas emissions, Charles D. Kolstad
Discounting and distributional considerations in the context of global warming, Christian Azar and Thomas Sterner
Climate change and the representative agent, Richard B. Howarth
Intergenerational discounting, Thomas C. Schelling
Economic and environmental choices in the stabilization of atmospheric CO2 concentrations, T.M.L. Wigley, R. Richels and J.A. Edmonds
Decoupling China's carbon emissions increase from economic growth: an economic analysis and policy implications, Zhongxiang Zhang
Modeling non-CO2 greenhouse gas abatement, Robert C. Hyman, John M. Reilly, Mustafa H. Babiker, Ardoin De Masin and Henry D. Jacoby
Climate change and forest sinks: factors affecting the costs of carbon sequestration, Richard G. Newell and Robert N. Stavins
An econometric analysis of the costs of sequestering carbon in forests, Andrew J. Plantinga, Thomas Mauldin and Douglas J. Miller. Part III: Policy Design for GHG Mitigation: A second-best evaluation of eight policy instruments to reduce carbon emissions, Ian W.H. Parry and Roberton C. Williams III
Combining price and quantity controls to mitigate global climate change, William A. Pizer
Technologies, energy systems and the timing of CO2 emissions abatement: an overview of economic issues, Michael Grubb
Energy-efficiency investments and public policy, Adam B. Jaffe and Robert N. Stavins
The modelling of policy options for greenhouse gas mitigation in India, P.R. Shukla
Political economy of the Kyoto protocol, Scott Barrett
International equity and differentiation in global warming policy: an application to tradeable emission permits, Adam Rose, Brandt Stevens, Jae Edmonds and Marshall Wise
Should the North make unilateral technology transfers to the South? North-South cooperation and conflicts in responses to global climate change, Zili Yang
The Kyoto protocol and developing countries, Mustafa Babiker, John M. Reilly and Henry D. Jacoby
Name Index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780754623724
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/01/2004
Series:
The International Library of Environmental Economics and Policy Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
582
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsix
Series Prefacexiii
Introductionxv
Part IClimate Change and Its Impacts
1'The Science of Global Warming', Interdisciplinary Science Reviews, 26, pp. 247-57. (2001)3
2'Valuing the Impact of Large-Scale Ecological Change in a Market: The Effect of Climate Change on U.S. Timber', American Economic Review, 88, pp. 686-710. (1998)15
3'Climate Change and Water Resources', Climatic Change, 37, pp. 7-23. (1997)41
4'The Economic Geography of the Impacts of Climate Change', Journal of Economic Geography, 2, pp. 311-41. (2002)59
5'El Nino and World Primary Commodity Prices: Warm Water or Hot Air?', Review of Economics and Statistics, 84, pp. 176-83. (2002)91
6'The Impact of Global Warming on Agriculture: A Ricardian Analysis', American Economic Review, 84, pp. 753-71. (1994)99
7'The Impact of Global Warming on Agriculture: A Ricardian Analysis: Comment', American Economic Review, 89, pp. 1044-45. (1999)119
8'The Impact of Global Warming on Agriculture: A Ricardian Analysis: Reply', American Economic Review, 89, pp. 1046-48. (1999)121
9'The Impact of Global Warming on Agriculture: A Ricardian Analysis: Comment', American Economic Review, 89, pp. 1049-52. (1999)125
10'The Impact of Global Warming on Agriculture: A Ricardian Analysis: Reply', American Economic Review, 89, pp. 1053-55. (1999)129
Part IIEvaluating the Costs and Benefits of Climate Change Mitigation
11'Rolling the "DICE": An Optimal Transition Path for Controlling Greenhouse Gases', Resource and Energy Economics, 15, pp. 27-50. (1993)135
12'The Marginal Costs of Greenhouse Gas Emissions', Energy Journal, 20, pp. 61-81. (1999)159
13'Climate Change Policy: Quantifying Uncertainties for Damages and Optimal Carbon Texas', Energy Policy, 27, pp. 415-29. (1999)181
14'Optimal CO[subscript 2] Abatement in the Presence of Induced Technological Change', Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 39, pp. 1-38. (2000)197
15'Learning and Stock Effects in Environmental Regulation: The Case of Greenhouse Gas Emissions', Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 31, pp. 1-18. (1996)235
16'Discounting and Distributional Considerations in the Context of Global Warming', Ecological Economics, 19, pp. 169-84. (1996)253
17'Climate Change and the Representative Agent', Environmental and Resource Economics, 15, pp. 135-48. (2000)269
18'Intergenerational Discounting', Energy Policy, 23, pp. 395-401. (1995)283
19'Economic and Environmental Choices in the Stabilization of Atmospheric CO[subscript 2] Concentrations', Nature, 379, pp. 240-43. (1996)291
20'Decoupling China's Carbon Emissions Increase from Economic Growth: An Economic Analysis and Policy Implications', World Development, 28, pp. 739-52. (2000)295
21'Modeling Non-CO[subscript 2] Greenhouse Gas Abatement', Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 8, pp. 175-86. (2003)309
22'Climate Change and Forest Sinks: Factors Affecting the Costs of Carbon Sequestration', Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 40, pp. 211-35. (2000)321
23'An Econometric Analysis of the Costs of Sequestering Carbon in Forests', American Journal of Agricultural Economics', 81, pp. 812-24. (1999)347
Part IIIPolicy Design for GHG Mitigation
24'A Second-Best Evaluation of Eight Policy Instruments to Reduce Carbon Emissions', Resource and Energy Economics, 21, pp. 347-73. (1999)363
25'Combining Price and Quantity Controls to Mitigate Global Climate Change', Journal of Public Economics, 85, pp. 409-34. (2002)391
26'Technologies, Energy Systems and the Timing of CO[subscript 2] Emissions Abatement: An Overview of Economic Issues', Energy Policy, 25, pp. 159-72. (1997)417
27'Energy-Efficiency Investments and Public Policy', Energy Journal, 15, pp. 43-65. (1994)431
28'The Modelling of Policy Options for Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in India', Ambio, 25, pp. 240-48. (1996)455
29'Political Economy of the Kyoto Protocol', Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 14, pp. 20-39. (1998)465
30'International Equity and Differentiation in Global Warming Policy: An Application to Tradeable Emission Permits', Environmental and Resource Economics, 12, pp. 25-51. (1998)485
31'Should the North Make Unilateral Technology Transfers to the South? North-South Cooperation and Conflicts in Responses to Global Climate Change', Resource and Energy Economics, 21, pp. 67-87. (1999)513
32'The Kyoto Protocol and Developing Countries', Energy Policy, 28, pp. 525-36. (2000)535
Name Index547

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