Climate Change and Agriculture in India : Studies from Selected River Basins Hardback
This book provides an overview of climate change in India using river basin data and analytical and econometric methods.
It, first, makes a quantitative assessment of how climate change affects agricultural and food production systems; second, predicts how these systems may respond to climate change; and third, suggests adaptation measures and strategies to improve the income of farmers, increase production, save water and conserve environment.The work will be greatly useful to policy-makers, researchers and teachers of agricultural economics, environmental studies and economics and development studies as also to research organizations dealing with climate modelling and resource management.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 344 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 31/10/2013
- Category: Development studies
- ISBN: 9780415735995
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