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The Resource The economics of the Yasuní initiative : climate change as if thermodynamics mattered, Joseph Henry Vogel ; foreword by Graciela Chichilnisky, (electronic book)

The economics of the Yasuní initiative : climate change as if thermodynamics mattered, Joseph Henry Vogel ; foreword by Graciela Chichilnisky, (electronic book)

Label
The economics of the Yasuní initiative : climate change as if thermodynamics mattered
Title
The economics of the Yasuní initiative
Title remainder
climate change as if thermodynamics mattered
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Henry Vogel ; foreword by Graciela Chichilnisky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Climate change lends itself to both political economy and humor. Through the lens of thermodynamics, the payment Ecuador seeks for not drilling in the Yasuní is equitable and efficient
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Vogel, Joseph Henry
Dewey number
333.701
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
V63 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chichilnisky, Graciela
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental policy
  • Climatic changes
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation
Label
The economics of the Yasuní initiative : climate change as if thermodynamics mattered, Joseph Henry Vogel ; foreword by Graciela Chichilnisky, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thermodynamics : the language chosen defines the debate -- The tragedy of the commons : a class of problems that has no technical solution -- The willful ignorance of realpolitik : market failure or cost-shifting success? -- The general theory of second best : a rigorous justification for an intuitively just proposal -- Through the bottleneck of a cowboy economy : financing shovel-ready projects -- Conclusions : reason for hope and despair
Control code
ebr10481463
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvi, 117 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781843318781
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., col. ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The economics of the Yasuní initiative : climate change as if thermodynamics mattered, Joseph Henry Vogel ; foreword by Graciela Chichilnisky, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thermodynamics : the language chosen defines the debate -- The tragedy of the commons : a class of problems that has no technical solution -- The willful ignorance of realpolitik : market failure or cost-shifting success? -- The general theory of second best : a rigorous justification for an intuitively just proposal -- Through the bottleneck of a cowboy economy : financing shovel-ready projects -- Conclusions : reason for hope and despair
Control code
ebr10481463
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvi, 117 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781843318781
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., col. ports.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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