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Occasional Paper 106
Center for the Study of American Business (CSAB), Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO 63130
A barrage of news stories, editorials, and even business advertisements is proclaiming that this is our last chance to save the planet. Examining the evidence for global warming, this paper finds a lack of convincing data to allow any conclusive analysis. Regarding the Earth Summit, it outlines six reasons why the conference is unlikely to achieve its stated goals.
Earth Summit, Global Warming, Environmental Policy, Climate Change
Economics | Public Policy
Weidenbaum, Murray L., "Earth Summit, Global Warming, and the Citizen: Economics, Science and Emotion", Occasional Paper 106, 1992, doi:10.7936/K70P0X60.
Murray Weidenbaum Publications, http://openscholarship.wustl.edu/mlw_papers/121.