The Eiffel tower is illuminated in green with the words "Paris Agreement is Done," to celebrate the Paris U.N. COP21 Climate Change agreement in Paris, France, November 2016. 
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We at Foreign Affairs have recently published a number of pieces dealing with President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement on climate change. To complement these articles, we decided to ask a broad pool of experts for their take. As with previous surveys, we approached dozens of authorities with deep specialized expertise relevant to the question at hand, together with a few leading generalists in the field. Participants were asked to state whether they agreed or disagreed with a proposition and to rate their confidence level in their opinion; the answers from those who responded are below:

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