The Behavioral Economics of Climate Change: Adaptation Behaviors, Global Public Goods, Breakthrough Technologies, and Policy-Making, 1st Edition

  • S. Niggol Seo
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  • ISBN-10: 012811875X
  • ISBN-13: 9780128118757
  • DDC: 363.73874
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 278 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This text shows readers how to understand mitigation strategies emerging from global warming policy discussions and the ways that changing climate conditions can alter these strategies. Through quantitative analyses, case studies and policy examples, this bottom-up approach to climate change economics gives readers the tools to create effective responses to global warming. This self-contained book on the topic covers key scientific and economic subjects in an applied, innovative and immediately relevant fashion.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Author Profile.
Companion Website.
1: An Introduction to the Behavioral Economics of Climate Change for Provision of Global Public Goods.
2: The Theory of Public Goods and Their Efficient Provisions.
3: Designing Global Warming Policies and Major Challenges.
4: A Globally Optimal Carbon Price Policy From Noncooperative Behavioral Standpoints.
5: Breakthrough Technologies: Technological Innovations as an Alternative Global Warming Solution.
6: Adaptation Paradigm as an Alternative Global Warming Policy.
7: Negotiating a Global Public Good: Lessons From Global Warming Conferences and Future Directions.