The IPCC and the politics of anticipation

Silke Beck, Martin Mahony

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In the emerging post-Paris climate governance regime, the role of scientific expertise is radically changing. The IPCC in particular may find itself in a new role, where projections of future climate function as a kind of regulatory science. This poses great challenges to conventional ideals of scientific neutrality.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)311-313
Number of pages3
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number5
Early online date28 Apr 2017
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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