The Resource The economics of climate change : adaptations past and present, edited by Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel

The economics of climate change : adaptations past and present, edited by Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel

Label
The economics of climate change : adaptations past and present
Title
The economics of climate change
Title remainder
adaptations past and present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
333.71/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
E2778 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
A National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
Label
The economics of climate change : adaptations past and present, edited by Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Contents
Climate change: adaptations in historical perspective / Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel -- Additive damages, fat-tailed climate dynamics, and uncertain discounting / Martin L. Weitzman -- Modeling the impact of warming in climate change economics / Robert S. Pindyck -- Droughts, floods and financial distress in the United States / John Landon-Lane, Hugh Rockoff, and Richard H. Steckel -- The effects of weather shocks on crop prices in unfettered markets: the United States prior to the farm programs, 1895-1932 / Jonathan Fox, Price V. Fishback, and Paul W. Rhode -- Information and the impact of climate and weather on mortality rates during the Great Depression / Price V. Fishback, Werner Troesken, Trevor Kollmann, Michael Haines, Paul W. Rhode and Melissa Thomasson -- Responding to climatic challenges: lessons from U.S. agricultural development / Alan L. Olmstead and Paul W. Rhode -- The impact of the 1936 corn-belt drought on american farmers' adoption of hybrid corn / Richard Sutch -- The evolution of heat tolerance of corn: implications for climate change / Michael J. Roberts and Wolfram Schlenker -- Climate variability and water infrastructure: historical experience in the western United States / Zeynep K. Hansen, Gary D. Libecap, and Scott E. Lowe -- Did Frederick Brodie discover the world's first environmental Kuznets Curve? Coal smoke and the rise and fall of the London fog / Karen Clay and Werner Troesken -- Impacts of climate change on residential electricity consumption: evidence from billing data / Anin Aroonruengsawat and Maximilian Auffhammer
Control code
000046003725
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 353 p.
Isbn
9780226479880
Lccn
2010037305
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b25466641
System control number
(OCoLC)661184612

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