This paper critically reviews a number of studies about the costs of planned adaptation in the health context, and compares current health expenditures with MDGs which are felt to be inadequate when considering climate change impacts.

Author names: 
Markandya, Anil
Chiabai, Aline
Year: 
2009
Publisher: 
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Reference: 

Markandya A, Chiabai A. Valuing Climate Change Impacts on Human Health: Empirical Evidence from the Literature. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2009; 6(2):759-786.

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