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Assessing regional impacts of change: Linking economic and environmental models
(Barking, England: Elsevier Science Ltd., 2000)
There is an increasing demand for holistic analysis of proposed changes that addresses both environmental and economic factors and impacts. Because economic and environmental models typically have very different, seemingly ...
The economic consequences of ENSO events for agriculture
(Luhe, Germany: Inter-Research, 1999)
The El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon is believed to be a significant cause of year to year climate variation, which greatly impacts agricultural productivity. The unusually strong El Niño event in 1997-98 and ...
An investigation of the relationship between pesticide usage and climate change
(Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001)
Many agriculturalists are concerned that climate change may increase pest migration and population increases, which could have very detrimental effects on the productivity and profitability of agriculture. The authors ...
The value of ENSO information to agriculture: Consideration of event strength and trade
(Bozeman, MT: Western Agricultural Economics Association, 2000)
This paper uses economic models to assess the value of El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phase knowledge in agricultural planning. The authors evaluate the effects of improved forecasts of ENSO through economic modeling ...