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The Economic Analysis of Climate Adaptation

The Economic Analysis of Climate Adaptation

Insights for policy-makers

Rouillard, J., Tröltzsch, J., Tarpey, J., Lago, M., Watkiss, P., Hunt, A. Bosello, F., Ermolieva, T., Goodess, C., Mechler, R., Parrado, R., Sainz de Murieta, E., Scussolini, P. (2016). The economic analysis of climate adaptation: Insights for policy-makers. ECONADAPT deliverable 10.3


Citation

Rouillard, J., Tröltzsch, J., Tarpey, J., Lago, M., Watkiss, P., Hunt, A. Bosello, F., Ermolieva, T., Goodess, C., Mechler, R., Parrado, R., Sainz de Murieta, E., Scussolini, P. (2016). The economic analysis of climate adaptation: Insights for policy-makers. ECONADAPT deliverable 10.3

Language
English
Author(s)
P. Watkiss
A. Hunt
F. Bosello
T. Ermolieva
C. Goodess
R. Mechler
R. Parrado
E. Sainz de Murieta
P. Scussolini
Credits

Contributors: Biewald, A., Chiabai, A., Christensen, O., Eaton, E., Galarraga, I., Kaprová, K., Khabarov, K., Kontogianni, A., Kuik, O., Melichar, J., Mochizuki, J., Pardy, J., Skourtos, M., Szewczyk, W., van Ierland, E., Wellman, J.
Layout: Beáta Vargová

Funding
Year
2016
Dimension
46 pp.
Project ID
2728
Table of Contents

How can this document help you?
How to navigate this document?
How can economics support decision making in climate change adaptation?
Why should I use economics?
What does it involve?
A policy-led framework to adaptation economics 8 Why should you worry about uncertainties?
What are the main steps involved in economic analysis of climate change adaptation?
Defining the adaptation problem
Identify entry points and stakeholders
Assessing the context and materiality
Climate and risk information
Sourcing and using climate information for adaptation economics
Option identification, sequencing and prioritisation
Financing, programming and implementation
Continuous / ex post evaluation
Appraising projects
When is it useful?
An application to inland and coastal flood risk management
Appraising policies and programmes
When is it useful?
An application to European agricultural policy 25 Adaptation context analysis of the CAP: some key results
Appraising in international development context
When is it useful?
An application to coffee production and tea plantation in Rwanda
Application of economic rules for decision-making under uncertainty
Towards climate risk management: tackling disaster risk management as part of adaptation
When is it useful?
An application to Austria and the EU
Using policy scorecards to assess pressures on the fiscal position
Macroeconomic appraisal
When is it useful?
An application to the study of planned adaptation
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