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Economics of Climate Change: The Contribution of Forestry Projects

Series: Environment & Policy Volume: 21

By: Wolfram Kagi

158 pages, Figs, tabs


Hardback | Dec 2000 | #107773 | ISBN: 0792361032
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Evaluation of the contribution of forestry projects to climate change mitigation, drawing together a number of relevant aspects, including the stability of international agreements, causes and consequences of deforestation, and the CO2 effect of forestry projects.

'Overall, Kagi's book can be recommended to anyone interested in the intricacies of CDM sinks projects and the debate that is going to start soon about their detailed criteria.' Climate Policy, 2:1 (2002)


Table of contents. List of Tables. List of Figures. Abbreviations. Acknowledgements. Introduction. 1. Climate Change, International Negotiations and Precious Woods. 2. Climate Change: Three Major Economic Issues. 3. Deforestation: Extent, Causes and Consequences. 4. Forest Use and the Determinants of Sustainability. 5. The CO2 Effect of Precious Woods. 6. Lessons From Precious Woods. 7. Conclusion. Bibliography. Appendix 1. Appendix 2. Appendix 3. Appendix 4. Index.

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