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The Economics of Global Climate Change: A Historical Literature Review

  • David I. Stern
  • Frank Jotzo
  • Leo Dobes

We review the historical literature on the economics of climate change with a focus on the evolution of the literature from some of the early classic papers to the latest contributions. We divide the paper into three main sections: trends in greenhouse gas emissions, mitigation, and adaptation.

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