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Title Global warming : economic policy responses / edited by Rudiger Dornbusch and James M. Poterba
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1991]


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Description 389 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Is there a global warming problem? / Andrew R. Solow -- Economic approaches to greenhouse warming / William D. Nordhaus -- Tax policy to combat global warming : on designing a carbon tax / James Poterba -- Technological substitution options for controlling greenhouse gas emissions / Edward B. Barbier, Joanne C. Burgess, and David W. Pearce -- Economic responses to global warming : a European perspective / Emilio Gerelli -- Economic responses to global warming : prospects for cooperative approaches / T.C. Schelling -- The international incidence of carbon taxes / John Whalley and Randall Wigle -- Global warming initiatives : the Pacific Rim / Hirofumi Uzawa -- Options for slowing Amazon jungle clearing / Eustáquio J. Reis and Sérgio Margulis
Analysis Environment Policies Of Government
Air pollution
Australia overseas comparisons
Carbon tax
Case studies
Climatic shifts
Economic policy
Greenhouse effect
International cooperation
Notes Proceedings of a conference held in Rome in Oct. 1990
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Air -- Pollution -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Air -- Pollution -- Government policy -- Congresses.
Environmental impact charges -- Congresses.
Global warming -- Congresses.
Global warming -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Global warming -- Government policy -- Congresses.
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- Congresses.
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- Government policy -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Dornbusch, Rudiger.
Poterba, James M.
LC no. 91004717
ISBN 026204126X