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Sea-level rise and storm surges : a comparative analysis of impacts in developing countries (English)

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An increase in sea surface temperature is evident at all latitudes and in all oceans. The current understanding is that ocean warming plays a major role in intensified cyclone activity and heightened storm surges. The vulnerability of coastlines to intensified... See More +

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  • Dasgupta, Susmita; Laplante, Benoit; Murray, Siobhan; Wheeler, David;
  • 2009/04/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS4901
  • 1 of 1
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