This lesson plan contains several sections that introduce the Economics of Climate Change such as Cost Benefit Studies, Climate Change and Inequality, Policy Responses to Climate Change including Mitigation, Carbon Taxes, Cap and Trade, amongst others. It also contains discussion questions and exercises.

About the Tool

Tool Name The Economics of Global Climate Change
Discipline Economics
Topic(s) in Discipline Climate Change and Economics
Climate Topic Climate Change and Economics
Type of Tool Lesson Plan; Reading
Grade Level Undergraduate
Language English
Translation French
Developed by Jonathan M. Harris, Brian Roach and Anne-Marie Codur
Hosted at Global Development and Environment Institute at Tufts University
Access Online/Offline
Computer Skills Intermediate