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An Oracle method to couple climate and economic dynamics

Beltran, Cesar; Drouet, Laurent; Edwards, Neil; Haurie, Alain; Vial, Jean-Philippe and Zachary, Daniel (2005). An Oracle method to couple climate and economic dynamics. In: Haurie, Alain and Viguier, Laurent eds. The Coupling of Climate and Economic Dynamics. Advances In Global Change Research (22). Dordrecht, Netherlands: 2005 Springer, pp. 69–95.

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Abstract

This paper deals with an oracle method to couple economic and climate models. The approach permits a dialogue between two models pertaining to two different scientific domains, the climate module being a fully-coupled ocean-atmosphere-ice model, whereas the economic module is an adaptation of the neo-classical optimal economic growth paradigm. The paper explains how the Analytic Centre Cutting Plane Method (ACCPM) is implemented to integrate in the optimal economic growth model a constraint on climate change that is computed from the climate model runs. Several experiments show the usefulness of the approach to build new types of integrated assessment meta-models

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2005 Springer
ISBN: 1-4020-3425-3, 978-1-4020-3425-1
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Environment, Earth and Ecosystems
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 25681
Depositing User: Neil Edwards
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2011 12:24
Last Modified: 18 May 2011 19:38
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/25681
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