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…
Nov 2003
Author(s): Warner, Koko; Pflug, Georg; Martin, Leslie A.; Linnerooth-Bayer, Joanne; Freeman, Paul; Mechler, Reinhard
This report was commissioned by the Natural Disasters Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue. This report constitutes Phase 2 of this project. While the first phase of the study discusses the…
Nov 2003
Author(s): Warner, Koko; Pflug, Georg; Martin, Leslie A.; Linnerooth-Bayer, Joanne; Freeman, Paul; Mechler, Reinhard
El presente trabajo expone el estudio que encargó el Diálogo Regional de Políticas sobre Desastres Naturales. El estudio está centrado en la comprensión de sistemas nacionales e integrados de gestión…
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…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Freeman, Paul; Martin, Leslie A.
This presentation was commissioned by the Natural Disaster Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the 1st Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on November 15th and 16th, 2001. This presentation…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Freeman, Paul; Martin, Leslie A.
Esta presentación fue comisionada por la Red de Desastres Naturales del Diálogo Regional de Política para la I Reunión Hemisférica celebrada los días 15 y 16 de noviembre de 2001.