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Integrated Assessment Models of Climate Change Economics

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 1-19
  3. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 21-41
  4. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 43-57
  5. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 59-72
  6. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 89-135
  7. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 137-163
  8. Zheng Wang, Jing Wu, Changxin Liu, Gaoxiang Gu
    Pages 165-181

About this book

Introduction

This book describes the principles of integrated assessment models (IAM) for climate change economics and introduces various computable models for different development mechanisms under climate change governance. The authors present several new models they have constructed based on the RICE framework, specifically the MRICES((multi-factor RICE)) and EMRICES models, which incorporate global economic interactions into the RICE framework, and the CINCIA model, which describes technological advances and industrial structure evolution, introducing the mechanism of evolutionary economics.

The models discussed in the book help governments and policy-makers tackle climate change and take positive measures on climate governance as well as promote economic and social development to narrow the gaps between countries. 

Keywords

Climate Change Economics Integrated Assessment Model MRICES Economic System Emissions Mitigation Strategies Impact of Sea Level Rise Global Mitigation Principles Nash Equilibrium Carbon Tax Rates Climate Ethics

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Policy and ManagementChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Institute of policy and ManagementChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  3. 3.BeijingChina
  4. 4.Institute of policy and ManagementChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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