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- Bosello, Francesco; Parrado, Ramiro; Rosa, Renato; Eboli, Fabio
- Environmental modeling and assessment 2015 v.20 no.2 pp. 103-115
- opportunity costs, etc ; European Union; carbon; carbon markets; climate change; deforestation; emissions; environmental policy; forests; income; models; politics; world markets; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Deforestation is a major source of CO₂emissions, accounting for around 17 % of annual anthropogenic carbon release. While costs estimates of reducing deforestation vary depending on model assumptions, it is widely accepted that emissions reductions from avoided deforestation consist of a relatively low cost mitigation option. Halting deforestation is therefore not only a major ecological challenge ...