Assessing the Economic Value of El NiÃ±obased seasonal climate forecasts for smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe
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KeywordsSeasonal forecasts; smallholder farmers; El Nino; economic value; drought risk; with and without forecasts;
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AFR-2012-08-23 (Africa)
- NEP-AGR-2012-08-23 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-ALL-2012-08-23 (All new papers)
- NEP-FOR-2012-08-23 (Forecasting)
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