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Author Uzawa, Hirofumi, 1928-2014.

Title Economic theory and global warming / Hirofumi Uzawa
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 279 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables and Figures; Preface; Introduction; 1 Global Warming and Carbon Taxes; 2 Pareto Optimality and Social Optimum; 3 Global Warming and Tradable Emission Permits; 4 Dynamic Analysis of Global Warming; 5 Dynamic Optimality and Sustainability; 6 Global Warming and Forests; 7 Global Warming as a Cooperative Game; Summary and Concluding Notes; References; Index
Summary In this book, Professor Uzawa modifies and extends the theoretical premises of orthodox economic theory to those broad enough to be capable of analyzing the phenomena related to environmental disequilibrium, particularly global warming, and of finding institutional arrangements and policy measures that may bring about a more optimal state
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-274) and index
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Subject Air -- Pollution -- Economic aspects.
Economics, Mathematical.
Equilibrium (Economics)
Global warming -- Mathematical models.
Form Electronic book
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