IEc has been a leader in the climate change impacts and adaptation field since the publication
of our ground-breaking work in the late 1990s,
The Impact of Climate Change on the US Economy (Cambridge University Press, 1999).
Since that time, IEc has collaborated with some of the world’s best known climate scientists,
biophysical modelers, and economists to both advance the science of impact assessment and
develop practical advice for policy-makers, regulators, and development institutions,
ranging from the Agriculture and Environment Ministers of developing countries to the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Our work also contributes substantively to analysis of
the benefits of greenhouse gas regulation. Key areas of focus include: