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What Slashing Emissions Could Mean for You

Those who doubt the overwhelming evidence that climate change is real and urgent tend to decry the cost. But the costs of doing nothing — to you, to us, to the planet — would be ruinous.

Climate change can be expected to shave 11 to 14 percent off global economic output by 2050 compared with growth levels without warming, according to a new report — as much as $23 trillion in reduced annual global economic output worldwide.