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In the News
New Data Details the Risk of Sea-Level Rise for U.S. Coastal Cities

“Groundwater withdrawal is a major reason why Atlantic City is sinking faster than New York City. Can you assume they continue at their current rate for 30 years? Maybe. Can you assume that they can for 100 years? I probably…

The New York Times - March 8, 2024
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Just How Many People Will Die From Climate Change?

How deadly could climate change be? According to research by the Climate Impact Lab, a moderate emissions trajectory, most likely leading to about two degrees of warming by the end of the century, would produce by that time about 40…

The New York Times - February 23, 2024
Podcasts & Videos
The social cost of carbon

What is the social cost of carbon? What can it tell us about the effects of, and the feasibility of policies to cope with, climate change? In this episode of VoxDevTalks, Michael Greenstone with the Climate Impact Lab discusses the…

VoxDev - December 13, 2023
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