Computer Analysis of the Sensitivity of the Integrated Assessment Model MERGE-5I

  • Vyacheslav Maksimov
  • Leo Schrattenholzer
  • Yaroslav Minullin
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3911)


This paper reports on an application of a large-scale non-linear optimization model to the analysis of environmental problems. The authors present first results of the initial stage of the study, a sensitivity analysis of the model’s input parameters. This analysis is part of the more comprehensive study Analysis of Economic Implications of Russia’s Participation in the Kyoto Protocol, undertaken by a collaborative group of researchers from IIASA and Russian research institutes.


Clean Development Mechanism Kyoto Protocol Abatement Cost Former Soviet Union Clean Development Mechanism Project 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vyacheslav Maksimov
    • 1
  • Leo Schrattenholzer
    • 2
  • Yaroslav Minullin
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics and MechanicsUral Branch of RASEkaterinburgRussia
  2. 2.International Institute for Applied Systems AnalysisLaxenburgAustria

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