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- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 100.00
This volume describes more than 400 separate policy actions that IEA Member countries took to mitigate climate change in the energy sector during 1999. Listings are provided for each country with classifications of actions into five major policy approaches: fiscal policy; market policy; regulatory policy; R&D policy; and policy processes. In addition,... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 75.00
Technology can make a significant contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the energy sector. But it can only do so if efforts to develop and deploy advanced energy technologies are redoubled and if technological advances are combined with measures that discourage the emitting of carbon by making it more expensive. Efforts with a near-term... more...
- Oxford Book Co. 2007; US$ 50.00
This book reports on the results of experiments to assess the effects of global climate change on the agricultural production of crops and livestock. It covers issues such as the CO. fertilization effect, the adverse effects of elevated levels of UV-B radiation and ozone on plant growth and productivity and on livestock. Combined effects are also studied... more...
- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2008; US$ 20.99
Waves of climate refugees. Dozens of failed states. All-out war. From one of the world?s great geopolitical analysts comes a terrifying glimpse of the near future, when climate change drives the world?s powers towards the cutthroat politics of survival. An increase of as little as two degrees Celsius in average global temperature?which is almost... more...
- Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 72.00
Applies advanced new economics methodologies to assess possible impacts of climate change on the US economy; for graduate students, researchers and policymakers. more...
- Springer 2010; US$ 379.00
A unique feature of this book is its strong practice-oriented nature: it contains a wide range of papers dealing with the social, economic and political aspects of climate change, exemplifying the diversity of approaches to climate change management taking place all over the world, in a way never seen before. In addition, the book describes a number... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 159.00
Climate Change and Policy provides first hand insight into climatologists? strategies in dealing with uncertainty via simulation models. The text also explores the social, political and economical requirements in future prognoses on climate change. more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 149.99
Climate change presents perhaps the most profound challenge ever confronted by human society. This volume is a definitive analysis drawing on the best thinking on questions of how climate change affects human systems, and how societies can, do, and should respond. Key topics covered include the history of the issues, social and political reception... more...