January 9, 2011

Food Security, Farming, and Climate Change to 2050: Scenarios, Results, Policy Options

by the IFPRI

- This monograph takes advantage of and expands on IFPRI’s cutting-edge climate modeling expertise to address the climate change threat in the context of larger food security challenges. It provides the most comprehensive analysis to date on the scope of climate change as it relates to food security, including who will be most affected and what policymakers can do to facilitate adaptation.

Gerald C. Nelson, Mark W. Rosegrant, Amanda Palazzo, Ian Gray, Christina Ingersoll, Richard Robertson, Simla Tokgoz, Tingju Zhu, Timothy B. Sulser, Claudia Ringler, Siwa Msangi and Liangzhi You (2010). "Food Security, Farming, and Climate Change to 2050: Scenarios, Results, Policy Options." IFPRI Research Monographs, Advance Copy, Nov 2010. [14 M] Website with maps