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Efficiency and Equity of Climate Change Policy (Economics, Energy and Environment)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Environmental economics,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Climate Changes,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Greenhouse gases,
  • Government policy,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • General,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Earth Sciences - Meteorology & Climatology,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Emissions trading

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9619433M
ISBN 100792362624
ISBN 109780792362623

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Carraro C. () Efficiency and Equity of Climate Change Policy: an Introduction. In: Carraro C. (eds) Efficiency and Equity of Climate Change Policy. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) Series Author: Carlo Carraro. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link). Buy Efficiency and Equity of Climate Change Policy (Economics, Energy and Environment) Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. by Carlo Carraro (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book 5/5(1).   Energy efficiency is one of several strategies for mitigating future climate change, and mitigation is only one side of the climate action coin. But the social and economic equity dimensions .

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7Policy Brief Climate Change Policies Introduction Climate change is already being observed through rising temperatures, melting glaciers, shifting rain patterns, increased storm intensity and rising sea levels. Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from human activities – mainly fossil fuel use, deforestation and agriculture – cause climate. EU climate policy based on reduction (mitigation) of greenhouse gas emissions is coupled with measures aimed at responding efficiently to the unavoidable consequences of climate change .   Climate change presents perhaps the most profound challenge ever to have confronted human social, political, and economic systems. The stakes are massive, the risks and uncertainties .   The current approach to equity has become a tug-of-war between countries that are reluctant to make greater climate change action commitments without assurances that others will also act. History of Equity .