Edward Elgar (April 2013)
This timely Handbook reviews many key issues in the economics of energy and climate change, raising new questions and offering solutions that might help minimize the threat of energy-induced climate change.
Constructed around the objectives of displaying some of the best of current thinking in the economics of energy and climate change, and of encouraging the formulation of new questions and solutions that might help minimize the threat of energy-induced climate change, this groundbreaking volume brings together many of the world’s leading and most innovative minds in the field to cover issues related to:
Fossil fuel and electricity markets
Environment-related energy policy
International climate agreements
Carbon mitigation policies
Low carbon behaviour, growth and governance.
Serving as an indispensable guide to one of the fastest growing fields of economics, this invaluable resource will strongly appeal to students, academics and policy-makers interested in energy, environmental and climate change issues.
Roger Fouquet is a visiting senior fellow in the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, LSE.
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