The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods

The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods responds to an urgent need to consolidate and refine the economic theories and explanations pertinent to globally shared resources. Making a clear distinction between theories and empirical models, it elucidates the problem of global public goods while incorporating insights from behavioral economics. Its comprehensive and technical review of existing theoretical models and their empirical results illuminate those models in practical applications. Relevant for economists and others working on challenges of globally shared goods such as climate change and global catastrophes, The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods provides a path toward greater co-operation and shared successes. Offers an encompassing description of the economics of global public goods Provides an ensemble of empirical analyses of behavioral complexities Defines a set of optimality conditions for a solution applicable to many problems

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  • Author : S. Niggol Seo
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 334 pages
  • ISBN : 0128198761
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods

The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods
  • Author : S. Niggol Seo
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKThe Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods

The Economics of Globally Shared and Public Goods responds to an urgent need to consolidate and refine the economic theories and explanations pertinent to globally shared resources. Making a clear distinction between theories and empirical models, it elucidates the problem of global public goods while incorporating insights from behavioral economics. Its comprehensive and technical review of existing theoretical models and their empirical results illuminate those models in practical applications. Relevant for economists and others working on challenges of globally shared

The Economics of Pandemics

The Economics of Pandemics
  • Author : S. Niggol Seo
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 13 June 2022
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This book offers a lively account of the humanitarian, economic, societal, and planetwide impacts of the pandemics, the COVID-19 pandemic included, which are traced back to as early as the 14th century plague pandemic. Placing the pandemics along with other globally shared resources, such as global warming, AI singularity, and high-risk physics experiments, each of the nine chapters of the book discusses the global health crises from a variety of unique standpoints, including infectious diseases, economics, governance, and public health.

The Spirit of Green

The Spirit of Green
  • Author : William D. Nordhaus
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 18 May 2021
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From a Nobel Prize–winning pioneer in environmental economics, an innovative account of how and why “green thinking” could cure many of the world’s most serious problems—from global warming to pandemics Solving the world’s biggest problems—from climate catastrophe and pandemics to wildfires and corporate malfeasance—requires, more than anything else, coming up with new ways to manage the powerful interactions that surround us. For carbon emissions and other environmental damage, this means ensuring that those responsible

The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society

The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society
  • Author : John S. Dryzek,Richard B. Norgaard,David Schlosberg
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 18 August 2011
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Climate change presents perhaps the most profound challenge ever confronted by human society. This volume is a definitive analysis drawing on the best thinking on questions of how climate change affects human systems, and how societies can, do, and should respond. Key topics covered include the history of the issues, social and political reception of climate science, the denial of that science by individuals and organized interests, the nature of the social disruptions caused by climate change, the economics of

Public Purpose

Public Purpose
  • Author : Mariana Mazzucato
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 26 October 2021
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How governments can spur growth and innovation to solve their greatest challenges—from green energy to national security to building resilient health systems. Known around the world for challenging mainstream economics, economist Mariana Mazzucato believes that “the public sector can and should be a co-creator of wealth that actively steers growth to meet its goals” (The Financial Times). In The Mission-Driven Economy, she calls on governments to create the economies we need today. Mazzucato’s challenge leads off a debate

Public Goods for Economic Development

Public Goods for Economic Development
  • Author : United Nations Industrial Development Organization
  • Publisher : United Nations Publications
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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This publication addresses factors that promote or inhibit successful provision of the four key international public goods: financial stability, international trade regime, international diffusion of technological knowledge and global environment. Without these goods, developing countries are unable to compete, prosper or attract capital from abroad. The need for public goods provision is also recognized by the Millennium Development Goals, internationally agreed goals and targets for knowledge, health, governance and environmental public goods. The Report addresses the nature of required policies

Policy and Choice

Policy and Choice
  • Author : William J. Congdon,Jeffrey R. Kling,Sendhil Mullainathan
  • Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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Argues that public finance--the study of the government's role in economics--should incorporate principles from behavior economics and other branches of psychology.

The Ethics of Global Climate Change

The Ethics of Global Climate Change
  • Author : Denis G. Arnold
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 31 March 2011
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Global climate change is one of the most daunting ethical and political challenges confronting humanity in the twenty-first century. The intergenerational and transnational ethical issues raised by climate change have been the focus of a significant body of scholarship. In this new collection of essays, leading scholars engage and respond to first-generation scholarship and argue for new ways of thinking about our ethical obligations to present and future generations. Topics addressed in these essays include moral accountability for energy consumption

Economics: The Definitive Encyclopedia from Theory to Practice [4 volumes]

Economics: The Definitive Encyclopedia from Theory to Practice [4 volumes]
  • Author : David A. Dieterle
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 27 March 2017
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A comprehensive four-volume resource that explains more than 800 topics within the foundations of economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, and global economics, all presented in an easy-to-read format. • Provides readers with a comprehensive one-stop reference source on the subject of economics that serves as an easy-to-read "textbook" • Presents more than 800 entries in four books that address economics foundations, macroeconomics, microeconomics, and global economics as well as a glossary and a documents section • Spotlights the concepts, movements, events, people, organizations, places, and objects relevant

The Behavioral Economics of Climate Change

The Behavioral Economics of Climate Change
  • Author : S. Niggol Seo
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 July 2017
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The Behavioral Economics of Climate Change: Adaptation, Global Public Goods, Breakthrough Technologies, and Policy-Making shows readers how to understand mitigation strategies emerging from global warming policy discussions and the ways that changing climate conditions can alter these strategies. Through quantitative analyses, case studies and policy examples, this bottom-up approach to climate change economics gives readers the tools to create effective responses to global warming. This self-contained book on the topic covers key scientific and economic subjects in an applied, innovative

Global Common Good

Global Common Good
  • Author : Michael Reder,Katharina Hirschbrunn,Verena Risse,Georg Stoll
  • Publisher : Campus Verlag
  • Release : 02 April 2015
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Global problems such as poverty, climate change and economic crises constitute challenges that the global community can only face collectively It therefore seems indispensable to engage in an intercultural dialogue on alternative approaches to development that are ethically justifiable, politically acceptable and ecologically sustainable. For this reason, the Institute for Social and Development Studies at the Munich School of Philosophy in cooperation with MISEREOR, the German Catholic Bishops Organization for Development Cooperation, invited academics from different continents to engage in

A New Approach to the Economics of Public Goods

A New Approach to the Economics of Public Goods
  • Author : Thomas Laudal
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 August 2019
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Public goods are typically defined only in reference to the good itself but, as this book argues, the public goods can be better understood if contextual variables are incorporated. This book discusses the production and provision of public goods. It asserts that changes related to public goods are better understood if the category of goods are not decided solely by the properties of the good itself. We also need to focus on how the enabled utility of a good is

Global Public Goods

Global Public Goods
  • Author : Inge Kaul
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 26 August 2016
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'"Global public goods" has become one of the most influential concepts in current international relations research. This reader brings together 29 of the most authoritative papers on global public goods of the last years, from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, along with a comprehensive and insightful review article by Kaul, Blondin and Nahtigal. The book is an essential collection for both theorists and practitioners of global governance, covering areas as diverse as financial institutions, security, knowledge, health, areas beyond national jurisdiction,

The Economics of Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities

The Economics of Social Determinants of Health and Health Inequalities
  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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"This resource book discusses the economic arguments that could (and could not) be put forth to support the case for investing in the social determinants of health on average and in the reduction in socially determined health inequalities. It provides an overview and introduction into how economists would approach the assessment of the economic motivation to invest in the social determinants of health and socially determined health inequities, including what the major challenges are in this assessment. It illustrates the