publication . Research . Part of book or chapter of book . 2009

Agricultural impact of climate change: A general equilibrium analysis with special reference to Southeast Asia

Fan Zhai; Juzhong Zhuang;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2009
  • Publisher: Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI)
Abstract
Capitalizing on the most recent worldwide estimates of the impacts of climate change on agricultural production, this paper assesses the economic effects of climate change for Southeast Asian countries through 2080. The results suggest that the aggregate impacts of agricultural damages caused by climate change on the global economy are moderate. However, the uneven distribution of productivity losses across global regions would bring significant structural adjustments in worldwide agricultural production and trade, ultimately leaving the developing world as a net loser. With the anticipated declining agricultural share in the economy, a reduction in agricultural...
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free text keywords: D58, C68, Q54, Q1, ddc:330
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publication . Research . Part of book or chapter of book . 2009

Agricultural impact of climate change: A general equilibrium analysis with special reference to Southeast Asia

Fan Zhai; Juzhong Zhuang;