Climatic Changes Affecting World GDP

Climatic Changes Affecting World GDP

Temperature rises are concerning one and all. While previously, these were being attributed to disastrous events like heavy rainfall, droughts, heat waves or even retreat of glaciers. It is now being said by the Climate Vulnerability Monitor that these are having a worse impact on gross domestic product of the world.

It has been found that carbon-dioxide emissions, which are leading to pollution and climate change, have brought GDP of the US to about $1.2 trillion with 1.6% cuts in the World’s GDP. Also, the same go down by almost 3.2% by 2030.

More than five million deaths caused in 2010 were seen because of climate change as air pollution was partly responsible and hunger and diseases were amongst other causes. It is being warned that further climatic changes may result in difficulty in curbing the cost of managing economic impact

However, a few people say that the loss faced by some small islands is seen in the wake of side effects caused due to development process. Besides, developing countries would suffer the most with low-income states like Bangladesh having fewer natural resources and high population density.

"What is possible with $100 billion today will cost 10 times more in 2030”, said Sheik Hasina Wajed, Bangladesh Prime Minister.


FrenchTribune Specials

Astronomers observe first-ever sign of windy weather around ‘T Tauri’

Astronomers with the help of Atacama Large Millimeter/sub millimeter Array (ALMA) have observed the first-ever sign of windy weather around 'T Tauri', an infant analog of the Sun.

Scientists said that this discovery can prove very helpful to explain why some other T Tauri stars have disks that glow in the infrared light.

T Tauri...

Most Popular

Birth Control a Click away with ‘Planned Parenthood Care’ app

Today's generation becomes sexually active at a very...

Political Leaders Must Cut Emissions to protect Future Generations: Mary Robinso

According to former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson...

Toyota issues voluntary recalls of 20,000 vehicles for possible fuel leak

Toyota has recently announced a voluntary safety recall...

Cerner and Athenahealth working with Apple to develop apps that leverage HealthK

Two bigwig US electronic health record providers -...

Poll

Can Greece Come out of Economic Problems: