Climatic Change

, Volume 121, Issue 2, pp 125–128 | Cite as

It’s not just the statistical model. A comment on Seo (2013)

  • Maximilian Auffhammer
  • Wolfram Schlenker
Springboard Commentary


A recent paper in this journal argues that the choice of statistical model is responsible for the divergence in damage estimates of climate change on US agriculture. We provide five arguments why we believe this assertion is misguided.


Climate Change Impact Climate Sensitivity Panel Model Climate Indicator Omit Variable Bias 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Agricultural and Resource EconomicsUniversity of California at BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.National Bureau of Economic ResearchCambridgeUSA
  3. 3.School of International and Public AffairsColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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