Model Documentation - AIM-Hub

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Model Documentation - AIM-Hub

Corresponding documentation
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Model information
Model link https://www-iam.nies.go.jp/aim/about us/index.html
Institution National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), Japan, https://www.nies.go.jp/index-e.html.
Solution concept General equilibrium (closed economy)
Solution method Simulation
Anticipation

The AIM is an integrated assessment model framework which consists of 4 models. The core of the model is AIM/CGE. The whole economic activities are represented in the AIM/CGE, but energy, agriculture and land use are relatively disaggregated than other sectors. AIM/PLUM deals with spatial explicit land use downscaling and also provides bioenergy supply curve. AIM/Dynamic provides global total emissions constraints for AIM/CGE incorporating MAC (Marginal Abatement Cost Curve) and non-CO2 information from AIM/CGE. The climate outcomes are made by MAGICC. This wiki page mostly explains about AIM/CGE.