CGD in the News

India: Dying of Thirst (Toronto Star)

September 14, 2009

The Toronto Star cited CGD's research on climate change and agriculture.

From the article:

"It's just the latest glum assessment of a country that's more often celebrated for its surging economy. When you factor in global warming, India's agricultural output may be carved by 40 per cent over the next 70 years, the Center for Global Development, a U.S.-based think-tank, recently reported. That's frightening when you consider the United Nations predicts India's population will be 1.7 billion by 2050, eclipsing China's 1.4 billion."

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