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Changing Minds About Climate Change Policy Can Be Done--Sometimes

June 24, 2013

Erik Nisbet Some open-minded people can be swayed to support government intervention on climate change--but only if they are presented with both the benefits and the costs, a new study suggests. Full Story

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Ohio State University

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