Hydroclimatic risk to economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Casey Brown, Robyn Meeks, Kenneth Hunu & Winston Yu
In order to plan strategies for adaptation to climate change, the current effects of climate on economic growth needs to be understood. This study reviews evidence of climate effects on economic growth and presents original analysis of the effect in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Case studies from the literature demonstrate that historically, climate has had significant and negative effects on household income, agricultural productivity and economic growth in SSA. This study focuses on the effects hydroclimatic...
This data repository is not currently reporting usage information. For information on how your repository can submit usage information, please see our documentation.