The sociology of ecologically unequal exchange and carbon dioxide emissions, 1960-2005.

@article{Jorgenson2012TheSO,
  title={The sociology of ecologically unequal exchange and carbon dioxide emissions, 1960-2005.},
  author={Andrew K. Jorgenson},
  journal={Social science research},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={242-52}
}
The author engages the sociological theory of ecologically unequal exchange to assess the extent to which levels of per capita anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions are a function of the "vertical flow" of exports to high-income nations. Results of cross-national fixed effects panel model estimates indicate that levels of such emissions are positively associated with the vertical flow of exports, and the relationship is much more pronounced for lower-income countries than for high-income… CONTINUE READING