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Economics of Atmospheric Pollution

  • Ekko C. van Ierland
  • Kazimierz Görka

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 14)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Ekko van Ierland
    Pages 1-16
  3. Alistair Ulph, David Ulph
    Pages 31-67
  4. Stephen C. Peck, Y. Steve Wan
    Pages 113-121
  5. Youri Ermoliev, Ger Klaassen, Andries Nentjes
    Pages 123-151
  6. Inge Mayeres, Stef Proost
    Pages 153-171
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 173-181

About these proceedings

Introduction

This book contains a selection of papers that have been prepared for the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on the Economics of Atmospheric Pollution, that took place in Wageningen, The Netherlands, November 1994, hosted by Wageningen Agricultural University and sponsored by NATO Scientific and Environmental Affairs Division. Participants from the USA and a large number of countries in Western, Central and Eastern Europe have participated to discuss the economic aspects of transboundary air pollution and climate change. A number of selected papers have been reviewed and revised on the basis of the comments provided. The editors kindly acknowledge the support of Prof. Charles Kolstad, University of California, Santa Barbara, and Prof. Stef Proost, Center for Economic Studies, Catholic University Leuven, for reviewing several chapters of the book. Also the assistance of several anonymous reviewers is kindly acknowledged. We hope that the book will contribute to a better understanding of the most relevant issues in the area of international policymaking on transboundary pollution and climate change, and that it contributes to further economic analysis in this interesting research area. The topic of transboundary pollution related to climate change, acidification and tropospheric ozone will in the coming decades continue to be relevant for all countries in the world. Ekko van Ierland Kazimierz Gorka WageningeniCracow, June 1996 CONTENTS 1 On tbe Economics of Atmospberic Pollution Ekko van IerJand Wageningen Agricultural University, The Netherlands.

Keywords

CO2 Emission Environmental economics Global warming Greenhouse gas Klimaveränderung Luftverschmutzung Umweltökonomie Wirtschaftswissenschaften air pollution climate change economics

Editors and affiliations

  • Ekko C. van Ierland
    • 1
  • Kazimierz Görka
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of General EconomicsWageningen Agricultural UniversityWageningenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Industrial and Environmental PolicyThe Cracow Academy of EconomicsKraköwPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-61198-8
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64744-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-61198-8
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