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Density and disasters : economics of urban hazard risk (English)

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Today, 370 million people live in cities in earthquake prone areas and 310 million in cities with a high probability of tropical cyclones. By 2050 these numbers are likely to more than double, leading to a greater concentration of hazard risk in many ... See More +

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  • Lall, Somik V.; Deichmann, Uwe;
  • 2010/07/07
  • Journal Article
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  • 2013/12/02
  • Density and disasters : economics of urban hazard risk
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