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close this bookThe Costs of Climate Protection: A Guide for the Perplexed (WRI, 1997, 60 pages)
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View the documentFOREWORD
View the documentINTRODUCTION
View the document1. MODELS, ASSUMPTIONS, AND CONCLUSIONS
View the document2. HOW THE MODELS ASSUMPTIONS DETERMINE WHAT ECONOMIC IMPACTS THEY PREDICT
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View the document5. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
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View the documentABOUT THE AUTHORS
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ADDITIONAL REFERENCES

The following references provided data and background information on models used in the analysis This was in addition to several references in the main text

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