On the evening of December 12, 2015 COP21 came to a successful conclusion with the adoption of the Paris Agreement. In the run-up to Paris, the...
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"Trump’s Paris Exit: A blow to climate politics, but a boon to regional climate policy?"
The withdrawal of the United States from the Paris Agreement represents a setback for global climate action. But the damage will be felt more in political and diplomatic terms than in terms of climate policy or reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, which depend at least in the near term on domestic climate policies.