Climate change impacts and adaptation in cities: a review of the literature

@article{Hunt2011ClimateCI,
  title={Climate change impacts and adaptation in cities: a review of the literature},
  author={A. Hunt and P. Watkiss},
  journal={Climatic Change},
  year={2011},
  volume={104},
  pages={13-49}
}
Many of the decisions relating to future urban development require information on climate change risks to cities This review of the academic and “grey” literature provides an overview assessment of the state of the art in the quantification and valuation of climate risks at the city-scale. We find that whilst a small number of cities, mostly in OECD countries, have derived quantitative estimates of the costs of climate change risks under alternative scenarios, this form of analysis is in its… Expand

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