Rainfall index insurance as an approach to manage climate change induced drought

Adeyinka, A. and Krishnamurti, C. and Maraseni, T. N. and Chantarat, S. (2012) Rainfall index insurance as an approach to manage climate change induced drought. In: Climate Adaptation in Action 2012: Sharing Knowledge to Adapt (NCCARF 2012), 26-28 Jun 2012, Melbourne, Australia.


Our study will explore the possibility of using rainfall index insurance as an adaptation mechanism to deal with climate induced drought in Australia with specific reference to the wheat crop.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Poster)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: © National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility 2012. Poster no. 601.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - No Department
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2013 06:18
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017 03:21
Uncontrolled Keywords: climate changte; adaptation mearsures; Australia; wheat; drought; rainfall; insurance policies
Fields of Research : 04 Earth Sciences > 0401 Atmospheric Sciences > 040104 Climate Change Processes
14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140207 Financial Economics
07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0703 Crop and Pasture Production > 070301 Agro-ecosystem Functionand Prediction
Socio-Economic Objective: D Environment > 96 Environment > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960301 Climate Change Adaptation Measures
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/22144

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