publication . Article . 2017

The withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris Agreement and its impact on global climate change governance

Yong-Xiang Zhang; Qing-Chen Chao; Qiu-Hong Zheng; Lei Huang;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2017 Journal: Advances in Climate Change Research, volume 8, pages 213-219 (issn: 1674-9278, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
Abstract
Abstract The global community has prepared for the withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris Agreement since Donald Trump was elected as the president of the U.S. However, Trump's formal declaration of withdrawal still caused worldwide reaction. Trump will use the withdrawal to build his political reputation and to renegotiate the Paris Agreement despite its negative effects on the political credibility, international relationships, and potential long-term economic growth of the U.S. In general, the withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris Agreement will not change the development of low-carbon technologies and the transformation trend of the global climate governance ...
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free text keywords: Corporate governance, Public administration, Sustainable development, Credibility, Economics, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Political economy, Global warming, Climate change, Political economy of climate change, Capacity building, U.S. withdraw Paris Agreement, Global climate change governance, Impact, Meteorology. Climatology, QC851-999, Social sciences (General), H1-99
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publication . Article . 2017

The withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris Agreement and its impact on global climate change governance

Yong-Xiang Zhang; Qing-Chen Chao; Qiu-Hong Zheng; Lei Huang;