LinkedIn
Bjorn Lomborg

Get the facts straight

Carbon cuts are always a mixture of pain and gain

2017-10-10

The concept of trade-offs has become unfashionable. Politicians around the world like to pretend that their choices will bring us nothing but superlative benefits.

Nowhere is this whitewashing more pervasive or accepted than in climate change. There is a prevalent, comforting notion that we can have our cake and eat it too: that cutting carbon need not involve financial sacrifice.

Published by:

Herald Sun

Category:

Articles

Language:

English