Climate Change Impacts on Rice Yield in Northern Region of India

Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)


The north region for the present study covers three states: Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. The districts selected from the three states were: Sangrur, Karnal and Chandauli, respectively. As stated in the methodology chapter, the present study is based on (i) primary data: farm survey among 100 farmers from each of the three districts and (ii) secondary data: time series data (1980–2010) on productivity (yield) of rice and climate variables from the three districts.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Emeritus ScientistInternational Water Management InstituteNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Centre for Natural Resource Management (CNRM)National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR)HyderabadIndia
  3. 3.Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy ResearchÅs, AkershusNorway
  4. 4.Department of ComputingCoimbatore Institute of TechnologyCoimbatoreIndia

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