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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Hallegatte, S.
Henriet, F.
Patwardhan, A.
Narayanan, K.
Ghosh, S.
Karmakar, S.
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2010
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OECD
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Hallegatte, S. et al. (2010). Flood Risks, Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Benefits in Mumbai: An Initial Assessment of Socio-Economic Consequences of Present and Climate Change Induced Flood Risks and of Possible Adaptation Options. OECD Environment Working Papers, No. 27, OECD Publishing. http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5km4hv6wb434-en

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