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Toward evaluating the effect of climate change on investments in the water resources sector : insights from the forecast and analysis of hydrological indicators in developing countries (English)

The World Bank has recently developed a method to evaluate the effects of climate change on six hydrological indicators across 8951 basins of the world. ... See More +

Journal Article 102490 OCT 23, 2013

Strzepek,Kenneth; Jacobsen,Michael Peter Steen; Brent Boehlert; Neumann,James L. Disclosed

Climate change, agriculture and food security in Tanzania (English)

The consequences of climate change for agriculture and food security in developing countries are of serious concern. Due to their reliance on rain-fed agriculture, both as a source of income and consumption, many low-income countries are considered to be the most vulnerable to climate change. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6188 SEP 01, 2012

Arndt, Channing; Farmer, William; Strzepek, Kenneth; Thurlow, James Disclosed

Climate variability and change : a basin scale indicator approach to understanding the risk to water resources development and management (English)

The impact of climate change is likely to have considerable implications for water resource planning, as well as adding to the risks to water infrastructure systems and effecting return on investments. ... See More +

Working Paper 67338 SEP 01, 2011

Strzepek, Kenneth; McCluskey, Alyssa; Boehlert, Brent; Jacobsen, Michael; Fant IV, Charles Disclosed

Climate change scenarios and climate data (English)

The overall objective of the Economics of Adaptation to Climate Change (EACC) study is to better understand what adaptation to climate change really is and how-without such adaptation-development progress will be threatened and may even be reversed. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 57558 OCT 01, 2010

Strzepek, Kenneth; Schlosser, C. Adam Disclosed

The costs of adapting to climate change for infrastructure (English)

An approach to estimating the costs of adapting to climate change is presented along with results for major components of infrastructure. The analysis separates the price/cost and quantity effects of climate change. ... See More +

Other Environmental Study 56660 AUG 01, 2010

Hughes, Gordon; Chinowsky, Paul; Strzepek, Ken Disclosed

Mapping the resilience of international river basins to future climate change-induced water variability (Vol. 2) : Appendices (English)

The study presented in this report aims to increase our understanding of the global distribution of treaty and River Basin Organization (RBO) mechanisms that may confer resilience to variability in the hydrological regime and how that distribution aligns with current and anticipated regimes. ... See More +

Water & Sanitation Discussion Paper 56051 MAY 01, 2010

Stefano, Lucia De; Duncan, James; Dinar, Shlomi; Stahl, Kerstin; Strzepek, Kenneth; Wolf, Aaron T. Disclosed

Mapping the resilience of international river basins to future climate change-induced water variability : Main report (English)

The study presented in this report aims to increase our understanding of the global distribution of treaty and River Basin Organization (RBO) mechanisms that may confer resilience to variability in the hydrological regime and how that distribution aligns with current and anticipated regimes. ... See More +

Water & Sanitation Discussion Paper 56051 MAR 01, 2010

Stefano, Lucia De; Duncan, James; Dinar, Shlomi; Stahl, Kerstin; Strzepek, Kenneth; Wolf, Aaron T. Disclosed