Natural Disasters

Known as: Disaster, Natural, disaster natural, Disasters, Natural 
Sudden calamitous events producing great material damage, loss, and distress. They are the result of natural phenomena such as earthquakes, floods… (More)

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1952-2017
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
This paper examines the short and long-run average causal impact of catastrophic natural disasters on economic growth by… (More)
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2010
2010
Climate change is likely to lead to an increase in the frequency and/or intensity of certain types of natural hazards, if not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
ABSTRACT In the United States, chronic wounds affect 6.5 million patients. An estimated excess of US$25 billion is spent annually… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
There is considerable research interest on the meaning and measurement of resilience from a variety of research perspectives… (More)
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2008
2008
We investigate the macroeconomic response to natural disasters by using an endogenous business cycle (EnBC) model in which… (More)
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2005
2005
People can answer the risks presented by natural disasters in a number of ways; they can move out of harms way, they can self… (More)
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2004
2004
Natural disasters occur in a political space. Although events beyond our control may trigger a disaster, the level of government… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Among the victims of floods, earthquakes, and hurricanes, there is an increased prevalence of post-traumatic stress… (More)
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1996
1996
Relationships between self-reported psychological distress (Symptom Checklist) and experience with two earthquakes are presented… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Measures of emotional health and styles of responding to negative moods were obtained for 137 students 14 days before the Loma… (More)
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