01/08/2013 03:22 pm ET | Updated Jan 09, 2013

9 Ways To Prove Joe Stiglitz Is Right About Climate Change Hurting The Economy

Economist Joseph Stiglitz recently announced that he believes climate change is the most important issue facing the U.S. economy today. Certainly, climate change is serious global issue, but how exactly will it affect the U.S. economy? What follows are some statistics on climate change's impact on the U.S. economy, gathered primarily from non-governmental organizations that deal with climate-change issues.

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