Climate Change Policies

Climate Change Policies

Global Challenges and Future Prospects

Edited by Emilio Cerdá Tena and Xavier Labandeira

Climate Change Policies sheds light on the foundations, design and effects of climate change policies. Written by leading international experts in the field, this book deals with the various economic effects from climate change policies introduced at national and international levels. It also expertly describes actual applications of climate change policies in the main emitting countries. This insightful study includes chapters on public policies and climate change impacts, adaptation, mitigation, effects on competitiveness, new technologies, distributional concerns, and the international dimension.

Chapter 4: From Utopia to Common Sense: The Climate Mitigation Challenge

Ottmar Edenhofer, Brigitte Knopf and Gunnar Luderer

Subjects: economics and finance, environmental economics, environment, climate change, environmental economics


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