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A note on the economic cost of climate change and the rationale to limit it below 2°C (English)

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This note highlights a major reason to limit climate change to the lowest possible levels. This reason follows from the large increase in uncertainty associated with high levels of warming. This uncertainty arises from three sources: the change in climate...  See More +

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  • Hallegatte, Stephane; Dumas, Patrice; Hourcade, Jean-Charles;
  • 2010/01/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5179
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • A note on the economic cost of climate change and the rationale to limit it below 2°C
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