How harmful are adaptation restrictions

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de Bruin, Kelly C.; Dellink, Rob B.;
(2009)
  • Publisher: Milano: Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM)
  • Subject: Q25 | Q28 | Adaptation | Integrated Assessment Modelling, Adaptation, Climate Change | Integrated Assessment Modelling | Climate Change
    • jel: jel:Q25 | jel:Q28
      ddc: ddc:330

The dominant assumption in economic models of climate policy remains that adaptation will be implemented in an optimal manner. There are, however, several reasons why optimal levels of adaptation may not be attainable. This paper investigates the effects of suboptimal l... View more
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