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The impact of hurricane strikes on short-term local economic activity : evidence from nightlight images in the Dominican Republic (English)

Abstract

The Dominican Republic is highly exposed to adverse natural events putting the country at risk of losing hard-won economic, social, and environmental gains due to the impacts of disasters. This study uses monthly nightlight composites in conjunction with... See More +

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  • Ishizawa Escudero, Oscar Anil; Miranda Montero, Juan Jose; Strobl, Eric;
  • 2017/12/14 09:02:00
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS8275
  • 1
  • 1
  • Dominican Republic
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • 2017/12/14 08:50:08
  • Disclosed
  • The impact of hurricane strikes on short-term local economic activity : evidence from nightlight images in the Dominican Republic
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