The economic impacts of natural disasters / edited by Debarati Guha-Sapir and Indhira Santos ; managing editor, Alexandre Borde
- An overview of natural disaster trends, risk management analysis, and mitigation policies in a changing climate. The frequency and impact of natural disasters / Debarati Guha-Sapir ... [et al.] -- The interlinkages between natural disasters and economic development / Ajay Chhibber and Rachid Laajaj -- Valuing the impacts of natural disasters and the economic benefits of preventing them / Ståle Navrud and Kristin Magnussen -- Cost-benefit analysis of disaster risk management and climate adaptation : the case of Bangladesh / Reinhard Mechler and K. M. Nabiul Islam -- Challenges ahead : risk management and cost-benefit analysis in a changing climate / Stéphane Hallegatte -- Natural disaters and the insurance industry / Angelika Wirtz -- Natural disaster mitigation policies / Ricardo Zapata-Marti -- Case studies of natural disasters. Natural disasters in Vietnam : a synthesis from a socioeconomic perspective / Tran Huu Tuan and Bui Dung The ; Natural disaster mitigation in West Bengal / Debesh Chakratborty ... [et al.] -- How do households manage the effects of natural disasters? The role of interhousehold transfers in Nicaragua / Indhira Santos -- The economic impact of earthquakes on households : evidence from Japan / Yasuyuki Sawada -- Urban and nonagricultural impacts of flooding and their assessments : the case of Bangladesh / K.M. Nabiul Islam -- The economics of flood disaster management in the Netherlands / Roy Brouwer and Marije Schaafsma.
- 9780199841936 (cloth : alk. paper) and 0199841934 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment; 2012
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