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Saturday, 1 October 2011
Climate change: incentives to mitigate and incentives to adapt
From VoxEU.org comes this audio interview in which Matthew Kahn of the University of California, Los Angeles, talks to Romesh Vaitilingam about global warming – and the incentives for individuals, cities and nations to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions or to adapt their lives to a warmer planet. He explains how free market capitalism might drive effective climate change mitigation or adaptation.