Basic documents and related publications

The proposal by Brazil
The original proposal by Brazil
Updated calculation method
Evaluations of the proposal

Enting, I.G.
Attribution of greenhouse gas emissions, concentrations and radiative forcing
CSIRO Division of Atmospheric Research technical paper No. 38, 1998

Den Elzen, M. et al.
The Brazilian proposal and other options for international burden sharing: an evaluation of methodological and policy aspects using the FAIR model
RIVM Report No. 728001011, June 1999

Den Elzen, M. et al.
Assessment of major uncertainties in calculating regional contributions to climate change
RIVM Report 728001012, September 2000

Den Elzen & Schaeffer
Responsibility for past and future global warming: Uncertainties in attributing anthropogenic climate change
Climatic Change 54: 29­73, 2002

Publications on related topics

Enting, I.G., T.M.L. Wigley, M. Heimann
Future emissions and concentrations of carbon dioxide: Key ocean / atmosphere / land analyses
CSIRO Division of Atmospheric Research technical paper No. 31, 1994

Wild, O., M. J. Prather, H. Akimoto
Indirect long-term global radiative cooling from NOx emissions
Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 1919-1722, 2001

Wild, O. and M.J. Prather
Excitation of the primary tropospheric chemical mode in a global three-dimensional model
J. Geophys. Res., 105, 24647-24660, 2000

ONeill B.C., M. Oppenheimer, S.R. Gaffin
Measuring time in the greenhouse
Climatic Change 37 (3): 491-503 NOV 1997

ONeill B.C., Gaffin S.R., Oppenheimer M.
Reservoir time-scales for anthropogenic CO2 in the atmosphere: Reply
TELLUS B 48 (5): 707-709 NOV 1996

Prather, M.J.
Time scales in atmospheric chemistry: theory, GWPs for CH4 and CO, and runaway growth
Geophys.Res.Lett., 23, 2597-2600, 1996

Prather, M.J.
Lifetimes and eigenstates in atmospheric chemistry
Geophys.Res.Lett., 21, 801-804, 1994

Ko, M.K.W., N.D. Sze, G. Molnar, M.J. Prather.
Global warming from chlorofluorocarbons and their alternatives: time scales of chemistry and climate
Atmos. Environ. 27A, 581-587, 1993.