Climate Politics and the Impact of Think Tanks

Scientific Expertise in Germany and the US
by Alexander Ruser
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Publisher: Springer International Publishing

Publication Date: May 17, 2018

ISBN: 9783319757506

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This book provides an innovative theoretical and analytical framework for studying the role and impact of specialized research organizations and consultancies on decision making in climate politics. It includes advanced empirical analysis of the case of Germany, compared with the situation in the USA. The book improves the understanding of the role and impact of ‘scientific’ advice in coping with the challenge of anthropogenic climate change.