GAEZ

AcronymDefinition
GAEZGlobal Agro-Ecological Zones
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1) The AEZ structure in the GTAP model is based on the SAGE (The Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment) database, which was developed by aggregating the IIASA/FAO GAEZ data into six categories identified by the length of growing period (LPG).
Cereal Suitability I calculate the percentage of a country's landmass suitable for cereal production using the country-level statistics on gross extents with cultivation potential for intermediate input level rain-fed cereals from the FAO's GAEZ 2002 database.