Oct 2014
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Caruso, Germán
This study estimates the effects of the 1970 Ancash earthquake on human capital accumulation on the affected and subsequent generation, 37 years after the shock, using the Peruvian censuses of 1993…
Apr 2014
Author(s): Vela, Mauricio A.; Miller, Sebastián J.
This paper studies the allocation of total disaster risk reduction public spending among regions in Peru. The main objective of this work is to identify the main determinants of the distribution of…
Oct 2013
Author(s): Miller, Sebastián J.; Bastos, Paulo
The increased occurrence of extreme weather conditions leading to drought is a key development challenge. This paper studies how these extreme events interact with the political process at the local…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Regional Policy Dialogue and presented in the meeting Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices for Climate-Resilient Coastal Development held in Bridgetown,…
Oct 2011
Author(s): Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Regional Policy Dialogue and presented in the meeting Disaster Risk Reduction: Best Practices for Climate-Resilient Coastal Development held in Bridgetown,…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005. Institutional, Legal And…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005.
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005. Capacidad institucional para…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Cardona, Omar D.; Lavell, Allan M.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the V Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on June 13th and 14th, 2005.
Jun 2005
Author(s): Mansilla, Elizabeth; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Moreno, Álvaro M.
The present study was based on a short and intensive period of field work in four countries (El Salvador, Jamaica, Chile and Colombia) and analysis based on researcher knowledge, secondary sources…
Jun 2005
Author(s): Mansilla, Elizabeth; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Moreno, Álvaro M.
Este documento fue comisionado por la Red de Desastres Naturales del Diálogo Regional de Política para la V Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 13 y 14 de junio de 2005. El propósito de este…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Freeman, Paul; Martin, Leslie A.; Linnerooth-Bayer, Joanne; Warner, Koko; Lavell, Allan M.; Cardona, Omar D.; Kunreuther, Howard
The Regional Policy Dialogue has commissioned a two-stage research program focused at understanding national, integrated, government-directed systems. This report constitutes Phase I of this project…