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Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 4, APRIL 1993
GENERAL INTEREST AND POLICY
NTIS (National Technical Information Service): 5285
Port Royal Rd., Springfield VA 22161 (703-487-4650). Price stated
is for paper copy to North America; microfiche copy is usually
available. Add handling fee of $3 per order. Report may also be
available from author's institution.
Environment in Europe: A Global Perspective, Netherlands
Natl. Inst. for Public Health & Environ. Protection (RIVM),
119 pp., Sep. 1992. Request from RIVM, POB 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven,
Neth. (tel: 31-30-749111; fax: 31-30-742971).
Prepared by RIVM at the request of GLOBE Europe, an
international association established by the European Parliament,
the U.S. Congress, the Japanese Diet and the Russian Parliament,
to promote international environmental cooperation. Projects
future conditions well into the next century under two
contrasting scenarios: one in which current trends in development
and in environmental policies continue, and one in which full
implementation of the best available technologies and policy
options in both Western and Eastern Europe is assumed. In
addition to climate change and ozone depletion, chapters examine
acidification, air pollution, tropospheric changes, impacts on
health and ecosystems, socioeconomic trends and resulting
emissions, and other topics.
Generation of Environmental Leadership: Action for the
Environment and the Economy, World Resour. Inst., 40 pp.,
Mar. 1993, $12.95. WRI Publications.
Presents a practical agenda that the new president and the
U.S. Congress can follow to improve environmental and economic
performance at home and abroad. The ten initiatives presented
promote the use of market incentives and other approaches that
can lessen the burden of regulation, foster technological
innovation, and generate new financial resources in the public
and private sectors. Includes proposals on global environmental
protection, renewable energy, and policies toward developing
in Geosciences Policy (NASA-CR-190470), R.D. Brunner (CIRES,
Univ. Colorado, Boulder CO 80309), 183 pp., June 1992. NTIS:
Final report of a NASA-sponsored project aimed at defining
policy problems in a manner that will suggest practical
solutions. Defines the policy problems and examines relevant
scholarly literature; addresses the policy debate and citizen
viewpoints in issues related to global change.
Climate Change: Social and Economic Research Issues
(ANL/RP-76523), M. Rice (Argonne Natl. Lab., Argonne, Ill.), J.
Snow, H. Jacobson, 126 pp., May 1992. NTIS: DE92-041151;
Report of a February 1992 workshop designed to bring together
scholars primarily from the social sciences, to explore research
needs. The resulting discussions also indicate information social
scientists need from the natural sciences, and provide policy
makers with information on current social science research.
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