Evidence Submitted to the Select Committee on Economic Affairs, House of Lords, London: For the Inquiry into “Aspects of the Economics of Climate Change”

Evidence Submitted to the Select Committee on Economic Affairs, House of Lords, London: For the... EE 16-3-Castles_p2.qxd 30-6-05 9:47 am Page 599 EVIDENCE SUBMITTED TO THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, HOUSE OF LORDS, LONDON, for the Inquiry into “Aspects of the Economics of Climate Change” Ian Castles Asia Pacific School of Economics and Government, Australian National University, Canberra 1. In a press statement issued in Milan on 8 December 2003, the IPCC charged that In recent months some disinformation has been spread questioning the scenarios used by the IPCC as developed in its Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES). Like all reports published by the IPCC, this publication was based on an assessment of peer reviewed literature available at the time of the preparation of the report and subject to the review and acceptance procedures followed by the IPCC. As the work of the IPCC proceeds further any new literature that becomes available will be assessed. 2. The statement identified “so-called ‘two independent commentators’ Ian Castles and David Henderson” as the source of the “disinformation” about the IPCC scenarios. The IPCC has dismissed our critique of the scenarios and has determined that the SRES provides “a credible and sound set of projections, appropriate for use in AR4.” 3. Some months earlier, the process http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Energy & Environment SAGE

Evidence Submitted to the Select Committee on Economic Affairs, House of Lords, London: For the Inquiry into “Aspects of the Economics of Climate Change”

Loading next page...
 
/lp/sage/evidence-submitted-to-the-select-committee-on-economic-affairs-house-ye0QrlKdvk
Publisher
SAGE Publications
Copyright
© 2005 SAGE Publications
ISSN
0958-305X
eISSN
2048-4070
D.O.I.
10.1260/0958305054672439
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

EE 16-3-Castles_p2.qxd 30-6-05 9:47 am Page 599 EVIDENCE SUBMITTED TO THE SELECT COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, HOUSE OF LORDS, LONDON, for the Inquiry into “Aspects of the Economics of Climate Change” Ian Castles Asia Pacific School of Economics and Government, Australian National University, Canberra 1. In a press statement issued in Milan on 8 December 2003, the IPCC charged that In recent months some disinformation has been spread questioning the scenarios used by the IPCC as developed in its Special Report on Emissions Scenarios (SRES). Like all reports published by the IPCC, this publication was based on an assessment of peer reviewed literature available at the time of the preparation of the report and subject to the review and acceptance procedures followed by the IPCC. As the work of the IPCC proceeds further any new literature that becomes available will be assessed. 2. The statement identified “so-called ‘two independent commentators’ Ian Castles and David Henderson” as the source of the “disinformation” about the IPCC scenarios. The IPCC has dismissed our critique of the scenarios and has determined that the SRES provides “a credible and sound set of projections, appropriate for use in AR4.” 3. Some months earlier, the process

Journal

Energy & EnvironmentSAGE

Published: Jul 1, 2005

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off