These US estimates are still small @jamespeshaw @mfe_news; mostly from loss of life which is the easiest to fix by mitigation and adaptation

From S. Hsiang el al., “Estimating economic damage from climate change in the United States,” Science (2017). science.sciencemag.org/cgi/doi … 1126/science.aal4369  Read more at: https://phys.org/news/2017-06-climate-economy-inequality.html#jCp

Even runaway climate change of 6 to 8°C reduces GDP by by 2100! less than 10%

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