In the NewsForbesDecember 5, 2018
Will Global Warming Shrink U.S. GDP 10%? It’s Complicated, Says The Person Who Made The Estimate
One number from the latest National Climate Assessment grabbed headlines: climate change could lead to up to a 10% reduction in the US economy. Amir Jina, a member of the Lab who co-authored the study from which the number originates, explains how the number was mischaracterized but why it is nonetheless instructive.