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- Bastien-Olvera, Bernardo A.
- Energy 2019 v.170 pp. 862-868
- climate; climate change; cost benefit analysis; emissions; energy; models; pollution control; socioeconomics; surface temperature
- ... This paper presents a new approach to incorporate climate damages in the BAU emissions baselines. The shared socio-economic pathways framework is used to inform country-level changes in the mean surface temperature for the climate projections associated with each scenario. The temperature changes are used to calculate the economic damages using empirical estimates of climate effects on GDP growth. ...