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The world would be better off if Trump withdraws from the Paris climate deal

Posted on: Sun 28 May 2017

With the coming of the Trump administration, comes a dramatic change in United States climate policy including the possibility of a withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. The conventional wisdom is that the United States should remain. However, the world would be better off if Trump withdraws from the Paris climate deal according to Luke Kemp, Lecturer in International Relations and Environmental Policy, at the Australian National University. Barometer’s Des Lawrence asked him to explain why.

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