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  • New climate change model finds nuanced relationship between temperature, conflict

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    A new framework for studying the intersection of climate anomalies and social conflicts finds a strong link between temperature fluctuations and aggregated global conflicts, says research co-written Ujjal Kumar Mukherjee, a professor of business administration at the Gies College of Business at Illinois.

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Ujjal Kumar Mukherjee, call 217-265-5565; email

    The paper “A Bayesian framework for studying climate anomalies and social conflicts” is available online.

    DOI: 10.1002/env.2778