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Winners and Losers in a World with Global Warming: Noncooperation, Altruism, and Social Welfare
Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
  • Arthur J. Caplan, Utah State University
  • Christopher J. Ellis, University of Oregon
  • Emilson C. D. Silva, University of Oregon
Document Type
Article
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
5-1-1999
DOI
DOI: 10.1006/jeem.1999.1068
Abstract
In this paper, global warming is an asymmetric transboundary externality which benefits some countries or regions and harms others. We use a simple two-country model to analyze the effects of global warming on resource allocations, the global-warming stock, and national and global welfare.
Citation Information
Arthur J. Caplan, Christopher J. Ellis and Emilson C. D. Silva. "Winners and Losers in a World with Global Warming: Noncooperation, Altruism, and Social Welfare" Journal of Environmental Economics and Management Vol. 37 Iss. 3 (1999) p. 256 - 271
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/arthur_caplan/112/