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Reductions in labour capacity from heat stress under climate warming

Published on Jun 1, 2013in Nature Climate Change21.72
· DOI :10.1038/nclimate1827
John P. Dunne41
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Ronald J. Stouffer70
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Jasmin G. John17
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Abstract
Individual labour capacity has reduced to 90% in peak months owing to environmental heat stress over the past few decades. Under the highest climate change scenario considered, model projections indicate a reduction in labour capacity to less than 40% by 2200 in peak months, with most tropical and mid-latitude regions experiencing extreme heat stress.
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#2Steven J. Smith (PNNL: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)H-Index: 40
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