Climate change policy critical to US energy, economic security

This article is based on studies sponsored by the American Council of Capital Formation's Center for Policy Research and on testimony by ACCF Chief Economist Margo Thorning to the US Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (Mar. 30, 2000) and the Senate's Governmental Affairs Committee (July 18, 2001). Summaries of the studies and complete bibliography are available at Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, negotiated in Decem ber 1997, calls for industrial economies such as the US, Canada, Europe, and Japan (Annex B countries) to reduce their collective emissions of six greenhouse gases by an average of 5.2% from 199...

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