"Climate change"

Freezing days matter in estimating the impacts of climate change on winter wheat yield

Climate change has been shown to impose significant threats to the agricultural sector. Understanding the climate change impacts on agricultural productivity is critical for fostering effective adaptation stargates. A large body of relevant studies …

Effects of ozone and climate on historical (1980-2015) crop yields in the United States: Implication for mid-21st century projection

Surface ozone pollution has been proven to impose significant damages on crops. However, the quantification of the damages was extensively derived from chamber experiments, which is not representative of actual results in farm fields due to the …

How do weather and climate change impact the COVID-19 pandemic? Evidence from the Chinese mainland

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to expand, while the relationship between weather conditions and the spread of the virus remains largely debatable. In this paper, we attempt to examine this question by employing a flexible econometric model coupled …