Estimating global agricultural effects of geoengineering using volcanic eruptions

@article{Proctor2018EstimatingGA,
  title={Estimating global agricultural effects of geoengineering using volcanic eruptions},
  author={Jonathan Proctor and Solomon M. Hsiang and Jennifer A. Burney and M. Burke and Wolfram Schlenker},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2018},
  volume={560},
  pages={480-483}
}
Solar radiation management is increasingly considered to be an option for managing global temperatures1,2, yet the economic effects of ameliorating climatic changes by scattering sunlight back to space remain largely unknown3. Although solar radiation management may increase crop yields by reducing heat stress4, the effects of concomitant changes in available sunlight have never been empirically estimated. Here we use the volcanic eruptions that inspired modern solar radiation management… 

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