February 28, 2007
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FROM VOLUME 8, NUMBER 5, MAY 1995
OF GENERAL INTEREST: COMMENTARY
Elucidated," S. Shen (Global Warming Intl. Ctr., POB 5275, Woodridge IL
60517), World Resour. Rev., 7(1), 9-14, Mar. 1995.
Explains the meaning of global warming and its relevance to everyday life,
emphasizing how it is likely to increase weather variability and the probability
of extreme events. Links the increase in duration of El Niño to global
warming, and predicts coming risks to public health.
Environment, 37(3), 3-4, Apr. 1995.
A comment and reply on a previous paper concerning trade-related issues and
the Montreal Protocol.
"Creating a Smoke
Screen over OPEC's Environmental Stance,"
OPEC Bull., 26(2), 3, Feb. 1995.
An unsigned editorial responding to an apparently orchestrated sequence of
press reports, published prior to the Berlin Conference, that contained a number
of incorrect and damaging allegations about OPEC's position on global
environmental issues. OPEC was claimed, for example, to be "determined to
sabotage the [climate] conference." The response, made here because the
press did not at any time contact OPEC for its comments, concludes that only by
raising standards of living through sustainable development can environmental
improvements be safeguarded.
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