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A large body of academic studies suggest climate change policies have had only a very small impact on competitiveness

a commentary by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Misato Sato 7 June, 2017

President Trump claimed that the Paris Agreement on climate change “disadvantages the United States to the exclusive benefit of other countries”. This commentary highlights a number of recent research papers which show no evidence for such claims. read more »

In depth: the backtracking on climate change by President Trump’s administration

a commentary by Victoria Druce 6 April, 2017

The ‘Presidential Executive Order on Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth’ on 28 March was widely interpreted as a death sentence for the Clean Power Plan, which was introduced by … read more »

Killing Clean Power Plan will make it ‘virtually impossible’ for US to meet Paris Agreement pledges

Press release 28 March, 2017

Commenting about the Clean Power Plan Bob Ward, policy and communications director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and … read more »