Climatic Change

, Volume 58, Issue 3, pp 261–265 | Cite as

The Evaluation of Greenhouse Gas Indices

  • Steven J. Smith


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven J. Smith
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  1. 1.Joint Global Change Research Institute (JGCRI)College ParkU.S.A

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