Feeling the Heat

The Politics of Climate Policy in Rapidly Industrializing Countries

  • Ian Bailey
  • Hugh Compston

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment series book series (ECE)

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

To avoid uncontrolled climate change, greenhouse gas emissions will have to be brought under control by major emitters outside the affluent West. The authors investigate the political obstacles in BRIC countries and what their governments could do to strengthen climate policies without incurring serious political damage.

Keywords

climate change Climate Policies Climate Policy Europe European Union (EU)

Editors and affiliations

  • Ian Bailey
    • 1
  • Hugh Compston
    • 2
  1. 1.University of PlymouthUK
  2. 2.Cardiff UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230374973
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-32759-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-37497-3
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