The Value of Meteorological Information in Agrarian Producers’ Decision Making: Introducing Analytic Decision Models

  • Emilio Cerdá
  • Sonia QuirogaEmail author
  • Pablo Martinez-Juarez


The value of weather information is relevant to society (Leviäkangas and Hautala in Meteorol Appl 16:369–379, 2009; Frei in Meteorol Appl 17:39–44, 2010; Wu et al. in Sci World J, 2014), both because of its influence on agriculture (Regnier in Omega 36:22–32, 2008) and on water resources (Freebairn and Zillman 2002). Meteorological information affects agrarian production due to its capacity of modifying their decisions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emilio Cerdá
    • 1
  • Sonia Quiroga
    • 2
    Email author
  • Pablo Martinez-Juarez
    • 2
  1. 1.Universidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain
  2. 2.Universidad de AlcaláAlcalá de HenaresSpain

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