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Robert J. Shapiro: December 2009
Chairman, U.S. Climate Task Force

Robert J. Shapiro: December 2009

Robert Shapiro, Under Secretary of Commerce in the Clinton administration, is chairman of the U.S. Climate Task Force and Sonecon, an economic advisory group.

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Cost sharing

Much of this issue is moot, or ought to be, since none of the world's major greenhouse gas (GHG) emitting nations is truly poor. Poor countries simply don't have enough electricity generation, factories, capital-intensive farming and automobiles to produce significant volumes of GHGs.

By Robert J. Shapiro | December 15, 2009; 11:55 AM ET | Comments (3)

 
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