2021 APR 07 (NewsRx) -- By a
The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from
According to the news editors, the research concluded: “The results showed that composite-index insurance (RMSE¯ 721 kg/ha) outperformed (R2 improved by 35%) every single index (RMSE¯ 1140 kg/ha) in quantifying yield loss. We believe our proposed framework will benefit insurer companies rapidly estimating yield losses and designing more promising products, and potentially apply into other regions for other crops and hazards to transfer climate risk in the future.”
For more information on this research see: A new framework to quantify maize production risk from chilling injury in
A free version of this journal article is available at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crm.2021.100299.
Our news journalists report that more information may be obtained by contacting