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The Design of Climate Policy$
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Roger Guesnerie and Henry Tulkens

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780262073028

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262073028.001.0001

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Economics versus Climate Change: A Comment

Economics versus Climate Change: A Comment

(p.217) 11 Economics versus Climate Change: A Comment
The Design of Climate Policy

Richard S. J. Tol

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This chapter presents some commentaries on international cooperation, international permit trade, and technological change. It discusses the reasons why an international agreement is not needed for greenhouse gas emission abatement, examines how international permit trade equalizes marginal abatement costs, and presents some insights on technological change.

Keywords:   international cooperation, international permit trade, technological change, international agreement, greenhouse gas emission, marginal abatement costs

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