Representing inequalities in integrated assessment modeling of climate change
Emmerling J., Tavoni M., (2021), Representing inequalities in integrated assessment modeling of climate change, One Earth, Volume 4, Issue 2, 19 February 2021, Pages 177-180, DOI: 10.1016/j.oneear.2021.01.013, webpage
Climate change affects human and natural systems unevenly. Solving it, by reducing greenhouse gases and adapting to climate impacts, will also be felt differently depending on levels of income and other dimensions of inequality. This leads us to ask: have the widely used integrated assessment models accommodated inequality considerations sufficiently?