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Sustainability for a Warming Planet

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$49.50 • £39.95 • €44.50

ISBN 9780674744097

Publication Date: 06/08/2015


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 graphs, 2 charts, 27 tables


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1. Sustainability and Discounted Utilitarianism
    • Chapter 1 Appendix: The Ramsey Problem
  • 2. An Introductory Model with Education and Skilled Labor
    • Chapter 2 Appendix: Proofs
  • 3. Sustainability for a Warming World
    • Chapter 3 Appendix: Proofs
  • 4. The “Climate Change Economics” Literature: Nordhaus and Stern
  • 5. Sustainability in a Warming, Two-Region World
    • Chapter 5 Appendix: Formal Details
  • 6. Modeling Catastrophes: Two Extensions
    • Chapter 6 Appendix: Proofs and Calibration
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix A: Calibration
  • Appendix B: Mathematica Code
  • References
  • Index

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