In science, as in any area, reputations are based on knowledge and expertise in a field and on published, peer-reviewed work.
Yes – that’s more or less true. So how then do these climate scientists explain the last paragraph? (emphasis added)
There is also clear evidence the transition to a low-carbon economy will not only allow the world to avoid the worst risks of climate change, but could also drive decades of economic growth. Just what the doctor ordered.
While a GP might ‘order’ decades of economic growth, it isn’t clear that is how a market economy operates.