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December 2007

"Past as Prologue: An Innovation-Diffusion Approach to Additionality"

Journal Article, Climate Policy, issue 3, volume 7

By Ajay Mathur, Ananth Chikkatur, Former Associate, Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group and Ambuj D. Sagar, Visiting Scholar, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program

The authors propose a simple test for additionality that draws on the framework of the diffusion of innovations, especially the risk-profile of adopters of new technologies or innovations.

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