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Embracing uncertainty in climate change policy

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© 2015 Macmillan Publishers Limited. The 'pledge and review' approach to reducing greenhouse-gas emissions presents an opportunity to link mitigation goals explicitly to the evolving climate response. This seems desirable because the progression from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's fourth to fifth assessment reports has seen little reduction in uncertainty. A common reaction to persistent uncertainties is to advocate mitigation policies that are robust even under worst-case sc...

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10.1038/NCLIMATE2716

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, SOGE, Environmental Change Institute
Journal:
NATURE CLIMATE CHANGE
Volume:
5
Issue:
10
Pages:
917-+
Publication date:
2015-10-05
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EISSN:
1758-6798
ISSN:
1758-678X
URN:
uuid:acf43a6b-9dbd-4f4c-bc4e-791e003a9866
Source identifiers:
568374
Local pid:
pubs:568374

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