Climate Policy Analysis in the United States
Drawing only from the sources given, provide an analysis of climate policy’s failures, successes, and future potential in the United States. Organizing your essay around the federalist system of the United States whereby the national, state and local governments all have authority to make policy that impacts the country’s greenhouse gas emissions, discuss the promise and challenges of climate policy-making over the past ten-fifteen years in the United States. According to the readings, what have been some of the approaches taken by various governments in the United States to address climate change? What have been the challenges apparent in developing climate policy at the state, federal, and municipal levels in the United States? Please make sure that you reference and use examples from at least four of the sources uploaded.
Sunstein: pgs 1-41