7 June 2011
Forum: Is Extreme Weather Linked to Global Warming?
Climate change, and how to share the responsibility for (minimizing) it, is a hot topic, but also a problematic topic. The complex chains of causation make it hard, if not impossible, to establish responsibility and liability for the harms and effects associated with climate change. On the Yale Environment 360 forum eight leading climate scientists have made a contribution to the current debate on causation that could be of legal relevance as well.