83rd Annual

Session 5: Global Perspectives on Impacts

Tuesday, 11 February 2003: 1:30 PM-4:45 PM
Organizer:  Heidi Cullen, NCAR
International Dialogue on Water and Climate: Learning to better cope with climate variability and change

  1:45 PM
Impacts of the protracted drought in central and southwest Asia
Bradfield Lyon, IRI for Climate Prediction, Palisades, NY; and H. Cullen and M. Barlow

Low-frequency precipitation and river flow variability in Cuenca del Plata

  2:15 PM
ENSO Impacts on the Flow of the Caroní River, Venezuela
Pedro Cárdenas, EDELCA Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela; and A. Gil, E. Colon, and O. Garcia

A methodology for the prediction of environmentally mediated stress: impacts of a changing hydrological cycle

  2:30 PM
Climate Variability and Water Resources: A study in the Paraiba Valley, Brazil
Ana P. Barros, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; and S. J. Simoes and D. A. Raff

Poster PDF (138.4 kB)
  2:45 PM
Quantifying precipitation reduction due to air pollution downwind of major urban areas
Amir Givati, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; and D. Rosenfeld

Poster PDF (204.3 kB)
  3:00 PM
The Impact of Global Warming on U.S. Agriculture: An Econometric Analysis
Wolfram Schlenker, University of California, Berkeley, CA; and W. M. Hanemann and A. C. Fisher

  3:15 PM
Climate and Rural Poverty (Formerly paper 5.2)
Alan Basist, NOAA/NWS/NESDIS/NCDC, Asheville, NC; and C. Williams, F. Kogan, R. Mendelsohn, P. Kurukulasuriya, A. Dinar, and R. C. Reddy


Poster PDF (49.6 kB)
  3:45 PM
  4:45 PM
Coffee Break