Economics of extreme weather events: Terminology and regional impact models

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Jahn, Malte (2015)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Weather and Climate Extremes, volume 10, pages 29-39 (issn: 2212-0947)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.wace.2015.08.005
  • Subject: Meteorology. Climatology | QC851-999 | Damage | Loss | Extreme weather | Vulnerability | Impact assessment | Climate change

Impacts of extreme weather events are relevant for regional (in the sense of subnational) economies and in particular cities in many aspects. Cities are the cores of economic activity and the amount of people and assets endangered by extreme weather events is large, eve... View more
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