The biggest problem between the two principles on matters of global warming is mainly dependent on the following points. Firstly, it is the issue of causes of global warming, nature of global warming and the consequences.
The two countries are accusing scientists of having exacerbated the problem of global warming. In addition to this, they are also accusing smaller states of having collectively aggravated the problem of global warming more than their individual efforts. The position taken by the two countries has had both distributive and integrative vies on the problem. The position taken by the two countries is distributive on the view of cost and responsibility. The two countries have taken the view that all countries must be apportioned a part of the cost since all are contributors.