Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation

 

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dc.contributor.author Winkler, Harald
dc.contributor.author Marquard, Andrew
dc.contributor.author Tyler, Emily
dc.contributor.author Visser, Martine
dc.contributor.author Brick, Kerri
dc.date.accessioned 2016-02-08T08:32:27Z
dc.date.available 2016-02-08T08:32:27Z
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.citation Winkler, H; Marquard, A; Tyler, E; Visser, M & Brick, K (2009) Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation. Cape Town, Energy Research Centre. en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/16877
dc.description.abstract Climate change is increasingly seen as not only an environmental issue, but a deeply economic one. ‘Climate change presents a unique challenge for economics: it is the greatest and widest ranging market failure ever seen’ (Stern Review 2006). Markets are failing to put a price on the emissions of greenhouse gases, passing the costs on to society as a whole. en_ZA
dc.language eng en_ZA
dc.publisher Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town. en_ZA
dc.rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) *
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ en_ZA
dc.source http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/Research/publications/09Winkler-etal-%20Economics_Climate_change.pdf en_ZA
dc.subject.other Climatic changes
dc.subject.other Greenhouse gas mitigation
dc.subject.other Sustainable development
dc.title Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation en_ZA
dc.type Journal Article en_ZA
dc.date.updated 2016-02-03T09:44:37Z
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Article en_ZA
uct.subject.keywords climate change en_ZA
uct.subject.keywords economics en_ZA
uct.subject.keywords mitigation en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
dc.publisher.department Energy Research Centre en_ZA
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dc.identifier.apacitation Winkler, H., Marquard, A., Tyler, E., Visser, M., & Brick, K. (2009). Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation. <i>http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/Research/publications/09Winkler-etal-%20Economics_Climate_change.pdf</i>, http://hdl.handle.net/11427/16877 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Winkler, Harald, Andrew Marquard, Emily Tyler, Martine Visser, and Kerri Brick "Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation." <i>http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/Research/publications/09Winkler-etal-%20Economics_Climate_change.pdf</i> (2009) http://hdl.handle.net/11427/16877 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Winkler H, Marquard A, Tyler E, Visser M, Brick K. Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation. http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/Research/publications/09Winkler-etal-%20Economics_Climate_change.pdf. 2009; http://hdl.handle.net/11427/16877. en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Journal Article AU - Winkler, Harald AU - Marquard, Andrew AU - Tyler, Emily AU - Visser, Martine AU - Brick, Kerri AB - Climate change is increasingly seen as not only an environmental issue, but a deeply economic one. ‘Climate change presents a unique challenge for economics: it is the greatest and widest ranging market failure ever seen’ (Stern Review 2006). Markets are failing to put a price on the emissions of greenhouse gases, passing the costs on to society as a whole. DA - 2009 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town J1 - http://www.erc.uct.ac.za/Research/publications/09Winkler-etal-%20Economics_Climate_change.pdf LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 2009 T1 - Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation TI - Economics of climate change: context and concepts related to mitigation UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/16877 ER - en_ZA


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