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Title: 

Unilateral action and negotiations about climate policy

Authors: 
Konrad, Kai A.
Thum, Marcel
Year of Publication: 
2011
Series/Report no.: 
WZB Discussion Paper SP II 2011-109
Abstract: 
We analyze bargaining over international climate agreements in a setting with incomplete information about abatement costs. Unilateral commitment to high abatement reduces the gains from global cooperation. This reduces the probability of reaching efficient international environmental agreements.
Subjects: 
Mitigation
international climate agreements
bargaining
unilateral advances
JEL: 
Q54
Q58
F53
H41
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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