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Climate Policy and Nonrenewable Resources: The Green Paradox and Beyond

Karen Pittel, Frederick van der Ploeg, and Cees Withagen (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027885
eISBN:
9780262319836
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027885.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Too rapidly rising carbon taxes or the introduction of subsidies for renewable energies induce owners of fossil fuel reserves to increase their extraction rates for fear of their reserves becoming ... More


Fossil Fuels, Backstop Technologies, and Imperfect Substitution

Gerard van der Meijden

in Climate Policy and Nonrenewable Resources: The Green Paradox and Beyond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027885
eISBN:
9780262319836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027885.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter studies the transition from fossil fuels to backstop technologies in a general equilibrium model in which growth is driven by research and development. The analysis generalizes the ... More


Political Economy

Dirk Schoenmaker

in Governance of International Banking: The Financial Trilemma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199971596
eISBN:
9780199333318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199971596.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 6 discusses the political economy of international governance. The fiscal dimension is key to any international governance in global finance. The control over fiscal resources to provide the ... More


Global Governance

Dirk Schoenmaker

in Governance of International Banking: The Financial Trilemma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199971596
eISBN:
9780199333318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199971596.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Chapter 7 lays down a framework for global governance. In the game-theoretic framework applied throughout this book, we propose a backward-solving approach. The endgame of resolution is setting the ... More


Quantifying Intertemporal Emissions Leakage

Carolyn Fischer and Stephen Salant

in Climate Policy and Nonrenewable Resources: The Green Paradox and Beyond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027885
eISBN:
9780262319836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027885.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Carbon leakage occurs when attempts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions drive markets to respond in ways that allow emissions to expand elsewhere. Much attention has been paid to carbon leakage across ... More


The Foreign Policy of Nostalgia

Edoardo Campanella and Marta Dassù

in Anglo Nostalgia: The Politics of Emotion in a Fractured West

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190068936
eISBN:
9780190099619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068936.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The politics of nostalgia worked its magic in the context of the Brexit referendum, where a single Yes or No vote was needed to make a difference, but it was hardly enough to manage the ... More


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