The Conference Board uses cookies to improve our website, enhance your experience, and deliver relevant messages and offers about our products. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this site is provided in our cookie policy. For more information on how The Conference Board collects and uses personal data, please visit our privacy policy. By continuing to use this Site or by clicking "OK", you consent to the use of cookies. 
Beyond the Tipping Point? How the US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement may or may not affect short- and medium-term investment in energy & emissions

The Trump administration’s withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement raises many questions about the future of climate policy and subsequent effects on investments in renewables and fossil fuels. With the rest of the world already headed down a path to reduce emissions, are firms’ investment decisions beyond a tipping point or could the withdrawal—and deregulation—cause so much uncertainty about the US role in climate policy that they disrupt investment?

Support Our Work

Support our nonpartisan, nonprofit research and insights which help leaders address societal challenges.

Donate

OTHER RELATED CONTENT

RESEARCH & INSIGHTS

WEBCASTS

CONFERENCES & EVENTS

COUNCILS

BLOGS

PRESS RELEASES & IN THE NEWS