‘Parametric’ insurance could offer farmers quicker relief when they lose their crops to floods, storms and other climate-driven calamities.
高温热浪正在席卷亚洲多地乃至全世界。本期栏目特邀请亚洲开发银行东亚局环境经济学家（农业、环境和自然资源管理）黎玉兰（Lan N. Le）回答相关问题。
Le Lan, an environmental economist working on agricultural, environmental, and natural resources management in East Asia, answers questions about the heat waves that are rolling across parts of Asia and the rest of the world.
Market-based mechanisms could address the alarming scarcity of groundwater in developing countries.
Groundwater conservation is a key part of managing water resources. A renewed focus is needed on the protection of this valuable resource.