This study addresses the economics of climate change in selected countries in the East Asian region, focusing on the People’s Republic of China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and Mongolia. It explores the economics of climate change adaptation at a subnational scale (i.e., provinces or regions), incorporates more climate scenarios, and examines climate uncertainty in more depth than previous work. Moreover, this study explicitly combines the costs of adaptation and mitigation into a single framework, while exploring linkages with the global economy.

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Westphal, M.
Hughes, G.
Brömmelhörster, J.
Year: 
2013
Publisher: 
Asian Development Bank
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Westphal, M., Hughes, G., & Brömmelhörster, J. (Eds.). (2013). Economics of Climate Change in East Asia. Asian Development Bank. Retrieved from http://www.adb.org/publications/economics-climate-change-east-asia

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