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A global urban risk index (English)


Which cities have the highest risk of human and economic losses due to natural hazards? And how will urban exposure to major hazards change over the coming decades? This paper develops a global urban disaster risk index that evaluates the mortality and... See More +


  • Brecht, Henrike; Deichmann, Uwe; Wang, Hyoung Gun;
  • 2013/06/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS6506
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2013/06/01
  • Disclosed
  • A global urban risk index
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