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US-proofing the Paris Climate Agreement

Kemp, Luke


What can be done if a future US President withdraws from the Paris Climate Agreement? This is a critical question for an agreement which relies on universal participation for legitimacy. The US can and likely will ratify the Paris Agreement via a presidential-executive agreement. However, this could be easily reversed by a future President or an antagonistic Congress. A non-party US operating outside of the Paris climate architecture is a real threat, especially given Republican opposition to...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Climate Policy
DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2016.1176007


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