The Economics of Global Warming

Rocha-Buschel, Maria
September 2009
New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Autumn2009, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p51
Academic Journal
The article discusses the relevance between economic climate and global warming. It states that the uncertain economic climate has adversely affected the campaign against global warming by invoking a debate on the roles of different political systems in solving the problem and threatens the green economy industry. It also mentions that the conflict about global warming contributes in the economic debate because free marketers attempt to address climate change through markets. It also notes on the strategies used by countries in dealing with problems brought by global warming.


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