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