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  1. New Damage Functions for the Agricultural Sector

    28 Nov 2017 | Posted by Frances Moore

    by Frances Moore, University of California Davis Last week I had a new paper come out with some fantastic co-authors (Delavane Diaz, Tom Hertel, and Uris Baldos) on new damage functions in the...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/glass/blog/2017/11/new-damage-functions-for-the-agricultural-sector

  2. New science of climate change impacts on agriculture implies higher social cost of carbon

    22 Nov 2017 | Contributor(s):: Frances C. Moore, Uris Lantz C Baldos, Tom Hertel, Delavane Diaz

    Despite substantial advances in climate change impact research in recent years, the scientific basis for damage functions in economic models used to calculate the social cost of carbon (SCC) is either undocumented, difficult to trace, or based on a small number of dated studies. Here we present...

  3. Climate Scenario Aggregator

    09 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Nelson Benjamin Villoria, Joshua Elliott, Christoph Müller, Jaewoo Shin, Lan Zhao

    Climate Scenario Aggregator

  4. Amsalu W. Yalew

    I am PhD candidate at TU Dresden, Germany, working on economics of climate change:impacts, adaptation, adaptation finance and related. I am trained as economist (BA, Haramaya University, Ethiopia;...

    https://mygeohub.org/members/2880

  5. The role of international trade in managing food security risks from climate change

    20 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Uris Lantz C Baldos, Tom Hertel

    International trade plays an important role in facilitating global food security in the face of a changing climate. In considering this issue, it is useful to distinguish between two different time scales: inter-annual and inter-decadal. Inter-annual adjustments in international trade can play...

  6. AgMIP GEOSHARE Tool with iData Integration Demo

    06 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Nelson Benjamin Villoria, Joshua Elliott, Christoph Mí_ller, Jaewoo Shin, Christopher Panza, Lan Zhao

    Aggregate yield shocks provided by the AgMIP's Global Gridded Crop Modeling Initiative (Ag-GRID) from their original 30x30 min resolution to any user specified level

  7. Climate change mitigation policies and poverty in developing countries

    31 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Zekarias Hussein, Tom Hertel, Alla Golub

    Mitigation of the potential impacts of climate change is one of the leading policy concerns of the 21st century. However, there continues to be heated debate about the nature, the content and, most importantly, the impact of the policy actions needed to limit greenhouse gas emissions. One...

  8. AgMIP Tool: A GEOSHARE tool for aggregating outputs from the AgMIP's Global Gridded Crop Modeling Initiative (Ag-GRID)

    09 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Nelson Benjamin Villoria, joshua elliott, Christoph Müller, Jaewoo Shin, Lan Zhao

    Aggregate the yield shocks provided by the AgMIP project from their original 30x30 min resolution to any user specified level.

  9. Survey Examines Ag Advisors' Use of Climate Information

    06 Jun 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    Released March 18, 2013 [[(http://mygeohub.org/resources/544/download/U2U_AdvisorSurvey_PressRelease.pdf http://mygeohub.org/resources/544/download/U2U_AdvisorSurvey_PressRelease.pdf)]] Survey...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2u/blog/2013/06/survey-examines-ag-advisors-use-of-climate-information

  10. National Initiatives Gauge Farmer Perceptions of Climate Change (U2U Press Release)

    06 Mar 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    Released March 5, 2013 ([[https://mygeohub.org/resources/537/download/U2U_CSCAP_ProducerSurvey_PressRelease.pdf]]) National Initiatives Gauge Farmer Perceptions of Climate Change Results...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2u/blog/2013/03/national-initiatives-gauge-farmer-perceptions-of-climate-change-u2u-press-release

  11. Two-thirds of Americans now believe global warming is real

    06 Mar 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    Released March 4, 2013 ([[http://www.ns.umich.edu/new/multimedia/videos/21262-two-thirds-of-americans-now-believe-global-warming-is-real...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2u/blog/2013/03/two-thirds-of-americans-now-believe-global-warming-is-real

  12. Two-thirds of Americans now believe global warming is real (Michigan State University)

    06 Mar 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    Released March 4, 2013 ([[http://www.ns.umich.edu/new/multimedia/videos/21262-two-thirds-of-americans-now-believe-global-warming-is-real...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2013/03/two-thirds-of-americans-now-believe-global-warming-is-real-michigan-state-university

  13. National Initiatives Gauge Farmer Perceptions of Climate Change (press release)

    05 Mar 2013 | | Contributor(s):: John Kriva, Melissa Widhalm

  14. USDA releases two new reports on climate change

    26 Feb 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    The USDA has released two new reports evaluating current conditions and potential impacts of climate change on agriculture and forest ecosystems. Copies of these reports are available at...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2u/blog/2013/02/usda-releases-two-new-reports-on-climate-change

  15. USDA releases two new reports on climate change

    13 Feb 2013 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    The USDA has released two new reports evaluating current conditions and potential impacts of climate change on agriculture and forest ecosystems. Copies of these reports are available at...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2013/02/usda-releases-two-new-reports-on-climate-change

  16. Report to the President on Agricultural Preparedness and the Agriculture Research Enterprise.

    07 Dec 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    A new report was released today by the White House entitled "Report to the President on Agricultural Preparedness and the Agriculture Research Enterprise." A press release is copied below and...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/12/report-to-the-president-on-agricultural-preparedness-and-the-agriculture-research-enterprise

  17. PBS documentaries focus on climate change and drought

    20 Nov 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    PBS has recently aired two documentaries discussing issues that are highly relevant to the U2U project. FRONTLINE - Climate of Doubt: [[http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/climate-of-doubt/...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/11/pbs-documentaries-focus-on-climate-change-and-drought

  18. Finding Useful Information for Farmers About Climate Change

    29 Oct 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    DTN Ag Policy Editor, Chris Clayton, attended the U2U session at the tri-societies meeting last week and subsequently wrote a story focused on our producer and advisor survey results. You can...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/10/finding-useful-information-for-farmers-about-climate-change

  19. Most farmers see climate change but can't see humans causing it (ClimateWire 10/5/2012)

    17 Oct 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    A recently published opinion piece in ClimateWire references one of the key findings about climate change beliefs from the the U2U-CSCAP joint producer survey. You can read the full story at...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/10/most-farmers-see-climate-change-but-cant-see-humans-causing-it-climatewire-1052012

  20. Climate Webinar: Making Climate Change Data Relevant at a Local Level (Sept 18, Noon Eastern)

    12 Sep 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    The Ohio State University Climate Change Outreach Team will be hosting a webinar titled "Making Climate Change Data Relevant at a Local Level" on Tuesday, Sept 18 (Noon Eastern). Below is...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/09/climate-webinar-making-climate-change-data-relevant-at-a-local-level-sept-18-noon-eastern