Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
xxvii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Foreword / Lawrence Summers 1. Introduction : international policy architecture for global climate change / Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins Part I Targets and timetables 2. Formulas for quantitative emission targets / Jeffrey Frankel Commentaries on Frankel. 2.1 Targets and timetables : good policy but bad politics? / Daniel Bodansky 2.2 Incentives and meta-architecture / Jonathan B. Wiener 3. Graduation and deepening / Axel Michaelowa Commentaries on Michaelowa 3.1 Alternatives to Kyoto : the case for a carbon tax / Richard N. Cooper 3.2 Beyond graduation and deepening : toward cosmopolitan scholarship / Joyeeta Gupta Part II Harmonized domestic actions 4. Fragmented carbon markets and reluctant nations : implications for the design of effective architectures / David G. Victor Commentaries on Victor 4.1 Incentives and institutions : a bottom-up approach to climate policy / Carlo Carraro 4.2 The whole and the sum of its parts / Sheila M. Olmstead 5. A credible foundation for long-term international cooperation on climate change / Warwick J. McKibbin and Peter J. Wilcoxen Commentaries on McKibbin and Wilcoxen 5.1 The case for greater flexibility in an international climate change agreement / Richard D. Morgenstern 5.2 Using the development agenda to build climate mitigation support / Jonathan Pershing Part III Coordinated and unilateral policies 6. A multitrack climate treaty system / Scott Barrett Commentaries on Barrett 6.1 Beyond Kyoto : learning from the Montreal Protocol / Daniel C. Esty 6.2 Climate favela Henry D. Jacoby 7. Practical global climate policy / William A. Pizer Commentaries on Pizer 7.1 Is "practical global development policy" sufficient? / James K. Hammitt 7.2 An auction mechanism in a climate policy architecture / Juan-Pablo Montero Part IV Synthesis and conclusion 8. Epilogue : architectures for agreement / Thomas Schelling 9. Architectures for an international global climate change agreement : lessons for the policy community / Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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