Top Five: Climate Change

Congratulations to The Journal of Environment & Development! This year, JED received its first Impact Factor (1.079) in the 2012 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2013) and is ranked in the JCR’s Environmental Studies and Planning & Development categories. JED provides a forum that bridges the parallel debates among policy makers, attorneys, academics, business people, and NGO activists worldwide. We invite you to read the current top five most-read articles in the journal, free to access now through September 6 using the links below:

Raymond Clémençon, From Rio 1992 to Rio 2012 and Beyond: Revisiting the Role of Trade Rules and Financial Transfers for Sustainable Development, March 2012

JED_72ppiRGB_150pixwHenrike Brecht, Susmita Dasgupta, Benoit Laplante, Siobhan Murray, and David Wheeler, Sea-Level Rise and Storm Surges: High Stakes for a Small Number of Developing Countries, March 2012

Mari Mulyani and Paul Jepson, REDD+ and Forest Governance in Indonesia: A Multistakeholder Study of Perceived Challenges and Opportunities, first published on July 12, 2013

Daniel A. Mazmanian, John Jurewitz, and Hal T. Nelson, The Paradox of “Acting Globally While Thinking Locally”: Discordance in Climate Change Adaption Policy, June 2013

Joseph E. Aldy and Robert N. Stavins, The Promise and Problems of Pricing Carbon: Theory and Experience, June 2012

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About Cynthia Nalevanko, Editor, Management INK

Founded in 1965, SAGE is the world’s leading independent academic and professional publisher. Known for our commitment to quality and innovation, SAGE has helped inform and educate a global community of scholars, practitioners, researchers, and students across a broad range of subject areas. With over 900 employees globally from principal offices in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, and Washington DC, our publishing programme includes more than 560 journals and over 800 books, reference works and databases a year in business, humanities, social sciences, science, technology and medicine. Believing passionately that engaged scholarship lies at the heart of any healthy society and that education is intrinsically valuable, SAGE aims to be the world’s leading independent academic and professional publisher. This means playing a creative role in society by disseminating teaching and research on a global scale, the cornerstones of which are good, long-term relationships, a focus on our markets, and an ability to combine quality and innovation. Leading authors, editors and societies should feel that SAGE is their natural home: we believe in meeting the range of their needs, and in publishing the best of their work. We are a growing company, and our financial success comes from thinking creatively about our markets and actively responding to the needs of our customers.

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