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A blueprint for a safer planet : how to manage climate change and create a new era of progress and prosperity

Author: N H Stern
Publisher: London : Bodley Head, 2009.
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Focusing on the economic management of investment and growth from the perspective of both adaptation and mitigation, this title confronts such questions as: what is the problem; what are the dangers;  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stern, N.H. (Nicholas Herbert)
Blueprint for a safer planet.
London : Bodley Head, 2009
(OCoLC)615639867
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: N H Stern
ISBN: 9781847920379 1847920373 1847920381 9781847920386
OCLC Number: 288915921
Description: x, 246 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Why there is a problem and how we can deal with it --
The dangers --
How emissions can be reduced, and at what cost --
Adapting to climate change --
Ethics, discounting and the case for action --
Policies to reduce emissions --
Individual, firms, communities: the power of example --
The structure of a global deal --
Building and sustaining action --
A planet in peril.
Responsibility: Nicholas Stern.
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