Journal Article

Modeling Linkages Between Climate Policy and Land Use: An Overview

Agricultural Economics, Volume 40, Issue 5: 507-517

Agriculture and forestry play an important role in emitting and storing greenhouse gases. For an efficient and cost-effective climate policy it is therefore important to explicitly include land use, land use change, and forestry (LULUCF) in economy-climate models. This paper gives an overview and assessment of existing approaches to include land use, land-use change, and forestry into climate-economy models or to link economy-climate models to land-use models.

Autoren

Edwin Van der Werf

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Erscheinungsdatum
JEL Classification
Q23, Q24, Q25, Q42
DOI
10.1111/j.1574-0862.2009.00394.x