Topic: Nicholas Stern
Editorial Board Blog Obama speech on Gulf oil spill and climate change: Why hard cost figures are needed
Few politicians want to debate the real costs of fighting climate change. Will, for example, gasoline be $5 a gallon or not? Perhaps a bill would pass if there were more honesty and openness about the real impact of hiking the price of carbon.
06/16/2010 03:15 pm
How much will mitigating global warming or climate chage cost the world? Here are some comparisons.
01/04/2010 02:52 pm
It doesn't come down to polar bears, it comes down to cost – and while the cost of acting is steep, the cost of inaction appears to be steeper, experts say.
05/23/2008 01:00 am