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Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
The Economic Costs of Climate Change: A Multi-Sector Impact Assessment for Vietnam

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Econometric models Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
Climate Variability and Household Adaptation Strategies in Southern Ethiopia

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Agriculture Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
Implications of Climate Change for Ghana’s Economy

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Environmental aspects (Economic development) Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
The Economic Impact of Climate Change on Road Infrastructure in Ghana

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment) Global warming
Working Paper
Climate Change Impacts on Moroccan Agriculture and the Whole Economy: An Analysis of the Impacts of the Plan Maroc Vert in Morocco

The paper provides estimates of economic impacts of climate change, compares these with historical impacts of drought spells, and estimates the extent to which the current Moroccan agricultural development and investment strategy, the Plan Maroc Vert...

Agriculture and state Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment)
Working Paper
The Economic Impact of Climate Change on Road Infrastructure in Sub-Saharan Africa Countries: Evidence from Ghana

Climate change scenarios for many Sub-Saharan African countries including Ghana indicate that temperatures will increase while rainfall will either increase or decrease. The potential impact of climate change on economic systems is well-known...

Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment) Global warming
Working Paper
The Impact of Climate Change on Pastoral Production Systems: A Study of Climate Variability and Household Adaptation Strategies in Southern Ethiopian Rangelands

This paper examines the determinants and implied economic impacts of climate change adaptation strategies in the context of traditional pastoralism. It is based on a household level survey in southern Ethiopian rangelands...

Agriculture Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment)
Working Paper
Implications of Climate Change for Ghana’s Economy

Long-run economic development in Ghana is potentially vulnerable to anthropogenic climate change given the country’s dependence on rainfed agriculture, hydropower, and unpaved rural roads...

Climatic changes Environmental aspects (Economic development) Economic aspects (Environment)
Working Paper
The Global Partnership for Sustainable Development

This paper examines whether foreign aid, together with other economic, social and environmental factors, contributes to sustainable development...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Econometric models (Economic development) Economic aspects (Environment)
Blog
From The Editor's Desk (December 2012)

Tony Addison This year has rushed by at speed. For UNU-WIDER it’s been a year of big successes. We will have published some 110 working papers by the end of December, up from 96 in 2011 (go here for the latest list)...

Economic aspects (Economic development) Economic aspects (Environment) Climatic changes
Blog
From the Editor’s Desk (September 2012)

Tony Addison Mid-September finds UNU-WIDER very busy preparing for our big conference on climate change and development policy that takes place later this month, as well as our WIDER Annual Lecture by Lant Pritchett of Harvard University (you can als...

Pollution (Air) Agricultural innovations Agriculture
Working Paper
The Economic Costs of Climate Change: a Multi-Sector Impact Assessment for Vietnam

Unlike existing studies, we adopt a multi-sectoral approach and consider the full range of climate projections. Biophysical damages are translated into economic costs using a dynamic economywide model...

Climatic changes Econometric models Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
A Dynamic General Equilibrium Analysis of Adaptation to Climate Change in Ethiopia

Part of Journal Special Issue Climate Change and Economic Development

Environmental aspects (Economic development) Economic forecasting Simulation methods (Economics)
Journal Article
Climate Change and Roads: A Dynamic Stressor-Response Model

Part of Journal Special Issue Climate Change and Economic Development

Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment) Government spending policy
Journal Special Issue
Climate Change and Economic Development

The roots of development economics lie in the study of large-scale phenomena such as economic transformation...

Climatic changes Economic development Economic aspects (Environment)
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (August 2012)

Tony Addison With this issue, Angle returns refreshed from its Nordic summer break. The sun continues to shine on the Baltic, although it is getting noticeably chillier as we now head into the autumn...

Economic aspects (Environment) Children Climatic changes
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