Greenhouse Gas Emissions and International Policy


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Greenhouse Gas Emissions and International Policy
Barrett and Toman (2010) detail the fact that governments and social organizations are becoming more aware of the impact of greenhouse gases (GHGs) on climate change, and the role of human beings in the warming of the earth. The challenge for environmental protection projects, similar to the challenge associated with environmental politics in general, is the question of governance. If the world’s leaders decide that emissions controls are necessary, then there is also a need to determine who will be bear both the cost and the responsibility for putting plans into action.
The underlying challenge that Barrett and Toman (2010) address in their paper is the failure of the Kyoto Protocol and...
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