Professor John Quiggin has seriously misled his readers about the Gillard Government’s global warming policies.
His error is even more serious and egregious given that Quiggin was recently appointed by the Gillard Government to advise it on how deep to make future cuts.
In past posts I’ve noted Quiggin’s estimate of the effect on the temperature of the Government’s proposed cuts to our emissions – 0.02 degrees by 2100- is five times higher than the most generous estimate even of IPCC warmist Professor Roger Jones.
Jones, assuming a strong causation between emissions and temperature, calculated the true effect to be a mere 0.0038 degrees by 2100. As the Sunday Age reported: