Climate Change Impacts on Rice Yield in Northern Region of India
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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.