November 2016 Academic & Specialist Ingram Publisher Services International

Why Forests? Why Now?: The Science, Economics, and Politics of Tropical Forests and Climate Change Frances Seymour, Jonah Busch


Why Forests? Why Now? synthesizes the latest evidence on the importance of tropical forests in a way that is accessible to anyone interested in climate change and development and to readers already familiar with the problem of deforestation. It makes the case to decision makers in rich countries that rewarding developing countries for protecting their forests is urgent, affordable, and achievable.