TITLE

Study calls climate change proposals harmful to developing countries

PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Coal Age;May97, Vol. 102 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the economic effects of the global climate change policy on developing countries. Expected reductions in economic growth; Comments from David Montgomery of Charles River Associates; Information on the `World Economic Impact of U.S. Commitments to Medium Term Carbon Emissions Limits' report.
ACCESSION #
9706066375

 

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