Warning: strtotime() [function.strtotime]: It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and you are still getting this warning, you most likely misspelled the timezone identifier. We selected 'America/New_York' for 'EDT/-4.0/DST' instead in /home/eerl/public_html/lib/ScoutLib/ApplicationFramework.php on line 1126

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/eerl/public_html/lib/ScoutLib/ApplicationFramework.php:1126) in /home/eerl/public_html/lib/ScoutLib/ApplicationFramework.php on line 158
the Environmental and Energy Resources Library - Informing Climate Policy Given Incommensurable Benefits Estimates Skip Navigation

the Environmental and Energy Resources Library

Home Browse Resources Get Recommendations Forums About Help Advanced Search

Informing Climate Policy Given Incommensurable Benefits Estimates

Many governments have not taken action on climate change because they can't precisely gauge the harm they will experience from climate change effects, or the benefits gained from climate change policy. This paper discusses possible strategies to create different ways of quantifying these effects that can meet the needs of different national governments around the globe.

Cumulative Rating: (not yet rated)
Description Many governments have not taken action on climate change because they can't precisely gauge the harm they will experience from climate change effects, or the benefits gained from climate change policy. This paper discusses possible strategies to create different ways of quantifying these effects that can meet the needs of different national governments around the globe.
Classification
Date Issued 2004-02
Subject
Source Massachusetts Institute of Technology/Laboratory for Energy and the Environment
Selector Conlin
Date Of Record Creation 2004-04-13 14:23:55
Date Last Modified 2004-07-13 14:56:01
Creator Jacoby, Henry D.
Language EN
Date Record Checked: 2004-04-13 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

Log In:





Mission
EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC
EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu