Koji, Tokimatsu and Takanobu, Kosugi and Atsushi, Kurosawa and Norihiro, Itsubo and Masaji, Sakagami (2009): Measuring Weak Sustainability for the future: Calculating Genuine Saving with population change by an integrated assessment model.
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This paper presents a future figure of Genuine Saving with population growth (GSn). This was enabled by using an integrated assessment model, similar to the RICE model by Nordhaus. The model consists of sub-models that evaluate various kinds of mineral resources and environmental impacts. Results indicates that GSn is positive i) in OECD during the 21st century, ii) in World and the former Soviet Union and East Europe after 2030, and iii) in Asia and the Middle East and Africa after 2050. GSn is negative in Latin America during the 21st century.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Measuring Weak Sustainability for the future: Calculating Genuine Saving with population change by an integrated assessment model|
|Keywords:||Genuine Saving, population change, sustainability, integrated assessment model, impact assessment model, growth model|
|Subjects:||Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q5 - Environmental Economics > Q56 - Environment and Development ; Environment and Trade ; Sustainability ; Environmental Accounts and Accounting ; Environmental Equity ; Population Growth
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q0 - General > Q01 - Sustainable Development
|Depositing User:||Koji Tokimatsu|
|Date Deposited:||10. Aug 2009 14:16|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 10:46|
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