Can We Afford the Future? The Economics of a Warming World

ISBN-10: 1848130384

ISBN-13: 9781848130388

Edition: 2008

Authors: Frank Ackerman, Bina Agarwal, Ha-Joon Chang, Kevin P. Gallagher

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Though most scientists view climate change as urgently requiring a large-scale response, many economists see it as just a moderately important problem, best approached with caution. 'Can We Afford the Future' is part of the 'New Economics' series, which provides a fresh way of looking at major contemporary issues.
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List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Zed Books, Limited
Publication date: 10/1/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.75" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.396

Kevin P. Gallagher is Associate Professor in the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies and co-director of the Global Economic Governance Initiative at Boston University. He is the author of The Clash of Globalizations: Essays on the Political Economy of Trade and Development Policy and Free Trade and the Environment: Mexico, NAFTA, and Beyond and coauthor of The Dragon in the Room: China and the Future of Latin American Industrialization and The Enclave Economy: Foreign Investment and Sustainable Development in Mexico's Silicon Valley .

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