Climate Change 2001:
Working Group II: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability
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Figure 2-2: Range of major uncertainties that are typical in impact assessments, showing the "uncertainty explosion" as these ranges are multiplied to encompass a comprehensive range of future consequences, including physical, economic, social, and political impacts and policy responses (modified after Jones, 2000, and "cascading pyramid of uncertainties" in Schneider, 1983)

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