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Michael Oppenheimer
2017
ABSTRACT:  The reasons for concern framework communicates scientific understanding about risks in relation to varying levels of climate change. The framework, now a cornerstone of the IPCC assessments, aggregates global risks into ve categories as a ...
David Wilcove
2016
ABSTRACT:  Reforestation is a critical means of addressing the environmental and social problems of deforestation. China’s Grain-for-Green Program (GFGP) is the world’s largest reforestation scheme. Here we provide the first nationwide assessment of the ...
Denise Mauzerall
2016
ABSTRACT: As part of the 12th Five-Year Plan, the Chinese government has developed air pollution prevention and control plans for key regions with a focus on the power, transport, and industrial sectors. Here, we investigate the contribution of ...
Janet Currie
Sara McLanahan
2016
INTRODUCTION: A ccording to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 2015—with an average global temperature 1.6° Fahrenheit warmer than the twentieth-century average—was Earth’s warmest year since record keeping began in 1880, continuing a ...
Michael Oppenheimer
2016
Michael Oppenheimer April, 2016 Christopher M. Little & Roger M. Cooke; Nature Climate Change 6, 445–451 (2016) doi:10.1038/nclimate2959 Climate Change Science and Technology Download File External Link ...
Marc Fleurbaey
2015
ABSTRACT:  Integrated assessment models of climate and the economy provide estimates of the social cost of carbon and inform climate policy. We create a variant of the Regional Integrated model of Climate and the Economy (RICE)—a regionally disaggregated ...
Denise Mauzerall
2015
ABSTRACT: Improvements in nitrogen use efficiency in crop production are critical for addressing the triple challenges of food security, environmental degradation and climate change. Such improvements are conditional not only on technological innovation, ...
Robert Keohane
2015
Robert Keohane January, 2015 PS: Politcal Science & Politics 48(10); Published Lecture Climate Change Environment Environment and Energy Global Environmental Governance External Link ...