In this update to the 2008 Garnaut Climate Change Review, Ross Garnaut re-examines the case for action in the aftermath of the global financial crisis and recent developments by major countries to reduce emissions and prepare for a low-carbon future. He guides the reader through the climate change debate, and explains why Australia's contribution is vital to the national interest and matters to the global effort. He outlines a set of policies through which Australia can contribute its fair share without damaging Australian prosperity. The Garnaut Review 2011: Australia in the Global Response to Climate Change extends the analysis to contemporary economic, political and environmental conditions in a way that is clear and easy to understand. It is an essential resource for all who care about the future of our economy and environment.More than half of the population of the developed world lives in countries with emissions trading schemes. ... In 2010, the Japanese Government announced its intention to pass legislation that supported an emissions trading scheme, a carbonanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Garnaut Review 2011|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2011-06-08|