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Title:The cost of climate change to the German fruit vegetation sector PDF Logo
Authors:Kemfert, Claudia
Kremers, Hans
Issue Date:2009
Series/Report no.:Discussion papers // German Institute for Economic Research 857
Abstract:This paper applies the concept of damage coefficients introduced in Houba and Kremers (2008) to provide an estimate of the cost of climate change - in particular the cost of changes in mean regional temperature and precipitation - to the fruit vegetation sector. We concentrate on the production of apples in the German 'Alte Land' region. The estimated cost of climate change on apple-growing in the 'Alte Land' is dependent on the assumptions regarding developments in the rentability of land not related to climate change in the fruit sector.
Subjects:Fruit vegetation
Alte Land
climate change
land productivity
land rentability
cost of climate change
JEL:D01
D21
D24
D61
D62
Q12
Q24
Q51
Q54
R32
Document Type:Working Paper
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