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Catalytic cooperation

Abstract:

Scholars typically model the politics of global public goods or common pool resources as difficult collective action problems. Theories of international organization aim to explain how institutions can promote cooperation by solving the free rider problem. Based on an analysis of a quintessential global collective action problem—international climate mitigation—this article challenges both this diagnosis of the problem and the concomitant institutional remedies. Important elements of climate ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1162/glep_a_00561

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Division:
SSD
Sub department:
Blavatnik School of Government
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-8871-3376
Publisher:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press
Journal:
Global Environmental Politics More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
4
Pages:
73-98
Publication date:
2020-10-23
Acceptance date:
2020-02-14
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EISSN:
1536-0091
ISSN:
1526-3800
Language:
English
Pubs id:
1088592
Local pid:
pubs:1088592
Deposit date:
2020-02-21

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