ADAPTATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS: A STRUCTURAL RICARDIAN MODEL OF IRRIGATION AND FARM INCOME IN AFRICA

Although there is now an extensive literature on the economic impacts of climate change on agriculture, no study has yet addressed the endogeneity of irrigation. This paper examines how climate affects the choice to irrigate and the conditional income earned by each farmer. The paper develops a sele...

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Volume: 2
Main Author: PRADEEP KURUKULASURIYA
NAMRATA KALA
ROBERT MENDELSOHN
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: World Scientific Publishing Co., Inc 01.01.2011
World Scientific Publishing Company
World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd
World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd
published in: Climate change economics Vol. 2; no. 2; pp. 149 - 174
Data of publication: 20110101
ISSN: 2010-0078
2010-0086
2010-0086
EISSN: 2010-0086
Discipline: Meteorology & Climatology
Series: Climate Change Economics (CCE)
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