Climate Change: Meeting the Challenge to 2050

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Climate change is already with us. Scientific evidence shows that past emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) are already affecting the Earth’s climate.Without further policies to combat climate change, the OECD projects GHG emissions will grow by about 52% by 2050.This Policy Brief highlights the OECD’s work on the likely impact of various courses of action to mitigate climate change, and the costs of inaction.

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OECD February 1, 2008.

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Climate change is already with us. Scientific evidence shows that past emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) are already affecting the Earth’s climate.Without further policies to combat climate change, the OECD projects GHG emissions will grow by about 52% by 2050.This Policy Brief highlights the OECD’s work on the likely impact of various courses of action to mitigate climate change, and the costs of inaction.

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OECD. Climate Change: Meeting the Challenge to 2050, text, February 1, 2008; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc501481/: accessed June 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .