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The economics and politics of climate change / edited by Dieter Helm and Cameron Hepburn
[Pbk. ed.]
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  QC903 .E285 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Climatic changes -- Government policy
Climatic changes -- International cooperation
Environmental economics
Physical Description xxvi, 538 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes "Preface to the paperback edition."
Originally published in hardcover in 2009
Includes bibliographical references (p. [478]-520) and index
Contents Revisiting the economics of climate change -- The global players and agreements -- Low-carbon technologies -- National and international instruments -- Institutional architecture
pt. 1. Revisiting the economics of climate change. Climate-change policy: Why has so little been achieved? / Dieter Helm -- The global deal on climate change / Cameron Hepburn and Nicholas Stern -- Climate treaties and the imperative of enforcement / Scott Barrett -- The implications of rapid development for emissions and climate-change mitigation / Ross Garnaut ... [et al.] -- The behavioural economics of climate change / Kjell Arne Brekke and Olof Johansson-Stenman -- pt. 2. The global players and agreements. Climate change and Africa / Paul Collier, Gordon Conway, and Tony Venables -- China's balance of emissions embodied in trade: approaches to measurement and allocating international responsibility / Jiahua Pan, Jonathan Phillips, and Ying Chen -- India and climate-change mitigation / Vijay Joshi and Urjit R. Patel -- Addressing climate change with a comprehensive US cap-and-trade system / Robert N. Stavins -- EU climate-change policy--a critique / Dieter Helm -- pt. 3. Low-carbon technologies. Nuclear power, climate change, and energy policy / Dieter Helm -- Carbon dioxide capture and storage / Howard Herzog -- Climate-change mitigation from renewable energy: its contribution and cost / Richard Green -- The national inventory approach for international forest-carbon sequestration management / Krister P. Andersson, Andrew J. Plantinga, and Kenneth R. Richards -- On the regulation of geoengineering / David G. Victor -- Improving energy efficiency: hidden costs and unintended consequences / Steve Sorrell -- pt. 4. National and international instruments. Carbon taxes, emissions trading, and hybrid schemes / Cameron Hepburn -- Docking into a global carbon market: Clean investment budgets to finance low-carbon economic development / Gernot Wagner ... [et al.] -- International carbon finance and the clean development mechanism / Cameron Hepburn -- pt.5. Institutional architecture. The global climate-change regime: a defence / Joanna Depledge and Farhana Yamin -- Governing climate change: lessons from other governance regimes / Arunabha Ghosh and Ngaire Woods
Alternate Author Helm, Dieter
Hepburn, Cameron, 1976-

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