Global 2C Warming Limit Not Feasible

A researcher of climate change for over two decades, William Nordhaus brings wisdom and experience to one of the biggest topics of this century.

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As one of the foremost experts on economic modeling and climate change, William Nordhaus sees a need for substantial change in world strategy. The Andrew Carnegie Fellow sees it as unlikely, due in no small part to the extreme policy measures it would take to see it happen.

“Notwithstanding what may be called ‘The Rhetoric of Nations,’ there has been little progress in taking strong policy measures.”

Global 2C warming limit not feasible, warns top economist