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Adaptation to climate change

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dc.contributor.author Marrouch, Walid
dc.contributor.author Lazkano, Itziar
dc.contributor.author Nkuiya, Bruno
dc.date.accessioned 2016-05-20T12:18:03Z
dc.date.available 2016-05-20T12:18:03Z
dc.date.copyright 2014 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 2292-0838 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10725/3867
dc.description.abstract We examine how adaptation to climate change affects the incentives to ratify international environmental agreements (IEAs). In particular, we study the effects of two aspects on the incentives to join a coalition. First, we analyze cross-country differences in adaptation costs. Second, we investigate the role of carbon leakage. We find that the incentives to join IEAs remain unchanged with cross-country differences in adaptation when there is no carbon leakage, while these cross-country differences may strengthen the incentives to join IEAs with leakages. Our results emphasize that policies directed at reducing cost differences and carbon leakage may also affect the success and failure of IEAs. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.title Adaptation to climate change en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.description.version Published en_US
dc.title.subtitle how does heterogeneity in adaptation costs affect climate coalitions? en_US
dc.author.school SOB en_US
dc.author.idnumber 200200185 en_US
dc.author.department Department of Economics (ECON) en_US
dc.description.embargo N/A en_US
dc.relation.journal CIRANO - Scientific Publication en_US
dc.keywords Adaptation en_US
dc.keywords Environmental agreements en_US
dc.keywords Cost differences en_US
dc.keywords Carbon leakage en_US
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2444981 en_US
dc.identifier.ctation Lazkano, I., Marrouch, W., & Nkuiya, B. (2014). Adaptation to Climate Change: How does Heterogeneity in Adaptation Costs Affect Climate Coalitions?. CIRANO-Scientific Publications 2014s-29. en_US
dc.author.email walid.marrouch@lau.edu.lb en_US
dc.identifier.tou http://libraries.lau.edu.lb/research/laur/terms-of-use/articles.php en_US
dc.identifier.url http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2444981 en_US
dc.orcid.id https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8488-6555 en_US


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