The role of interactions in a world implementing adaptation and mitigation solutions to climate change

@article{Warren2011TheRO,
  title={The role of interactions in a world implementing adaptation and mitigation solutions to climate change},
  author={Rachel Warren},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences},
  year={2011},
  volume={369},
  pages={217 - 241}
}
  • R. Warren
  • Published 2011
  • Business, Biology, Medicine
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
The papers in this volume discuss projections of climate change impacts upon humans and ecosystems under a global mean temperature rise of 4°C above preindustrial levels. Like most studies, they are mainly single-sector or single-region-based assessments. Even the multi-sector or multi-region approaches generally consider impacts in sectors and regions independently, ignoring interactions. Extreme weather and adaptation processes are often poorly represented and losses of ecosystem services… Expand
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