Lessons for Temperature Limits from the US Debt Ceiling Debates

3 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2012

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S. Niggol Seo

Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies

Date Written: February 2012

Abstract

There are similarities between the approaches being discussed to deal with climate change at the international level and the US constitutional debt limits. The problems that have been found in administering the latter bode ill for the former.

Keywords: debt limits, climate change, temperature limits, greenhouse gas emissions

Suggested Citation

Seo, S. Niggol, Lessons for Temperature Limits from the US Debt Ceiling Debates (February 2012). Economic Affairs, Vol. 32, Issue 1, pp. 75-77, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1999209 or http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0270.2011.02134.x

S. Niggol Seo (Contact Author)

Muaebak Institute of Global Warming Studies ( email )

Seorim-dong
Gwanak-gu
Seoul
Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

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