Estimating the Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in Low-Income Countries : Household Level Evidence from the Nile Basin , Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Falco2011EstimatingTI,
  title={Estimating the Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in Low-Income Countries : Household Level Evidence from the Nile Basin , Ethiopia},
  author={Salvatore Falco and Mahmud Yesuf and Gunnar Kohlin and Claudia Ringler},
  year={2011}
}
This paper presents an empirical analysis of the impact of climate change on agriculture in a typical developing country. The economic implications of climate change are estimated by using both a farm productivity and a Ricardian framework. Data are drawn from about 1,000 farms producing cereal crops in the Nile Basin of Ethiopia. The thin plate spline method of spatial interpolation was used to predict household specific rainfall and temperature values using meteorological station data… CONTINUE READING

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