Environmental myopia in a multi-pollutants setting : the case of climate change and acidification
This paper analyses the consequences of environmental myopia on policy design in a multi-pollutants framework. Focusing on the correlations between aerosols and greenhouse gases, the paper compares abatement and stock targets setting for various cases of environmental myopia. Both cases of lax and stringent regulation, compared to what is socially optimum, may arise. Furthermore, the lax/stringent nature of the policies may evolve over time, so that the time horizon of policy design matters in assessing the impact of environmental myopia.
|Date of creation:||05 Nov 2010|
|Date of revision:|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: UMR CESAER 26 bd Docteur Petitjean 21000 Dijon France|
Web page: http://www2.dijon.inra.fr/cesaer
More information through EDIRC
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:ceo:wpaper:26. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Corinne DASEN)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.