Aaron Bernstein

Associate Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard

Expertise: Guest analyst - Climate and health



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Wall Street Journal op-ed on economic consequences of climate change found naive by scientists

in The Wall Street Journal, by David Henderson, John Cochrane

— 02 Aug 2017

"This is a very simplistic, almost naive op-ed on climate change impacts. Some assertions such as the one about CO2 being good for plants demonstrates that the authors do not know ..

Analysis of “An Overheated Climate Alarm”

in The Wall Street Journal, by Bjorn Lomborg

— 11 Apr 2016

"Lomborg is using scientific ‘language’ to suggest that climate change will have insignificant health impacts; this goes against a vast body of evidence. The notion that benefi..

Analysis of “Top 10 Global Warming Lies That May Shock You”

in Forbes, by James Taylor

— 03 Nov 2015

"This article wins the Olympic gold for cherry-picking data, misleading claims, and a long list of scientifically unsupported assertions.