Climate Change Skepticism and Voting Behavior

  title={Climate Change Skepticism and Voting Behavior},
  author={Rod McCrea and Zoe Leviston and Iain Walker},
  journal={Environment and Behavior},
  pages={1309 - 1334}
Political will for action on climate change requires support from the electorate and low levels of climate change skepticism. Rational models suggest that skepticism influences voting behavior; however, other theories suggest the reverse direction of influence may also hold. There is a body of research on associations between climate change skepticism and political preferences, but this has been limited to cross-sectional analyses. This article uses longitudinal data and cross-lagged modeling… 

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