Dull disasters? : how planning ahead will make a difference / Daniel J. Clarke, Stefan Dercon.

Economic losses from disasters are now reaching an average of US$250--$300 billion a year. In the last 20 years, more than 530,000 people died as a direct result of extreme weather events; millions more were seriously injured. Most of the deaths and serious injuries were in developing countries. Mea...

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Main Authors: Clarke, Daniel J. (Daniel Jonathan), 1980- (Author), Dercon, Stefan (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition:First edition.
Series:Online access: World Bank World Bank Open Knowledge Repository.
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