Managing risks from extreme events will be a crucial component of climate change adaptation. In this study, we demonstrate an approach to assess future risks and quantify the benefits of adaptation options at a city-scale, with application to flood risk in Mumbai.

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Ranger, N.
Hallegatte, S.
Bhattacharya, S.
Bachu, M.
Priya, S.
Dhore, K.
Rafique, F.
Mathur, P.
Naville, N.
Henriet, F.
Herweijer, C.
Pohit, S.
Corfee-Morlot, J.
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2011
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Ranger, N., Hallegatte, S., Bhattacharya, S., Bachu, M., Priya, S., Dhore, K., Rafique, F., Mathur, P., Naville, N., Henriet, F., Herweijer, C., Pohit, S., Corfee-Morlot, J. (2011). An assessment of the potential impact of climate change on flood risk in Mumbai. Climatic Change, 104(1), 139–167. doi:10.1007/s10584-010-9979-2

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