This model/simulator  (based on the DICE 2010 model (Nordhaus, Yale University)) helps students to understand the relationships between climate change, economics, and social factors. Users can configure policy, climate, and economic parameters to observe the effects.

About the Tool

Tool Name webDICE Model Dynamic Integrated Climate Economy
Discipline Economics
Topic(s) in Discipline Consumption per capita, Total factor productivity, Social cost of carbon, Abatement, Carbon tax
Climate Topic Energy, Economics, and Climate Change
Type of Tool Model/Simulator
Grade Level Undergraduate
Location  Global
Language English
Translation
Developed by The Center for Robust Decision Making on Climate and Energy Policy (RDCEP) at the University of Chicago
Hosted at The Center for Robust Decision Making on Climate and Energy Policy (RDCEP) at the University of Chicago
Link http://webdice.rdcep.org
Access Online
Computer Skills Intermediate

Economics