Weather-Related Hazards and Population Change: A Study of Hurricanes and Tropical Storms in the United States, 1980-2012.

@article{Fussell2017WeatherRelatedHA,
  title={Weather-Related Hazards and Population Change: A Study of Hurricanes and Tropical Storms in the United States, 1980-2012.},
  author={Elizabeth Fussell and Sara R. Curran and Matthew Dunbar and Michael A Babb and Luanne Thompson and Jacqueline Meijer-Irons},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={669 1},
  pages={146-167}
}
Environmental determinists predict that people move away from places experiencing frequent weather hazards, yet some of these areas have rapidly growing populations. This analysis examines the relationship between weather events and population change in all U.S. counties that experienced hurricanes and tropical storms between 1980 and 2012. Our database… CONTINUE READING