Abstract

http://ssrn.com/abstract=1426665
 
 

Footnotes (317)



 


 



Climate Change Consensus: Emerging International Law


Elizabeth Burleson


London School of Economics (LSE); BurlesonInstitute.org

2010

William and Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 34, No. 543, 2010

Abstract:     
This article focuses on emerging international law addressing climate change. Providing a background on international negotiations, it considers the greenhouse gas emissions targets needed to avert catastrophic climate change. Assessing the funding debate, this article concludes that agreement should result in a comprehensive instrument with which to maintain global emissions below 350 parts per million of carbon dioxide. Multilateral coordination can develop an effective framework for climate stabilization.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 46

Keywords: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Global Warming, Bali, Copenhagen, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Carbon Market, C02, Tax, Cap and Trade, Mitigation, Adaptation, Finance, Clean Development Mechanism, Environment, Health, Human Rights, Natural Resources Energy, Technology, Water

JEL Classification: A12, C7, C8, D4, D5, D6, D7, D8, D9, F00, H00, I00, K00, L5, L9, N4, N5, D7, D9, H41, H56, K32, K33

Accepted Paper Series


Download This Paper

Date posted: July 1, 2009 ; Last revised: April 20, 2010

Suggested Citation

Burleson, Elizabeth, Climate Change Consensus: Emerging International Law (2010). William and Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 34, No. 543, 2010. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1426665

Contact Information

Elizabeth Burleson (Contact Author)
London School of Economics (LSE) ( email )
BurlesonInstitute.org ( email )
Feedback to SSRN


Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 4,326
Downloads: 716
Download Rank: 18,441
Footnotes:  317

© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo4 in 0.609 seconds