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Why resilience matters - the poverty impacts of disasters (English)

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This paper presents empirical evidence of the profound and long-term damages from adverse natural events on poverty. It analyzes 30 years of macro-level damage data from disasters (including earthquakes, floods, and storms), according to income groups... See More +

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  • Rentschler, Jun E.;
  • 2013/11/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS6699
  • 1 of 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2013/11/01
  • Why resilience matters - the poverty impacts of disasters
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