Carleton et al. (2020): Valuing the Global #Mortality Consequences of #ClimateChange Accounting for #Adaptation Costs and Benefits, #NBER Working Paper 27599
The new study estimates
that the mean increase in #mortalityrisk due to climate change "is valued at roughly 3.2% of global GDP in 2100"
Mortality rates increase in extreme cold and hot #temperatures, especially for the elderly, flattened by both higher incomes and #ClimateChangeAdaptation.