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1.

Response and Recovery after the Joplin Tornado: Lessons Applied and Lessons Learned

The Independent Review: A Journal of Political Economy 18(2) 2013: 165-188.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 May 2013 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Middle Tennessee State University - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 891
2.

Pricing Covered Bonds

In Proceedings: C.R.E.D.I.T. 2009.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 May 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
MUFG Securities EMEA plc
Downloads 856
3.

Natural Disasters: Mitigating Impact, Managing Risks

IMF Working Paper No. 12/245
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 344
4.

Mapping the Impacts of Food Aid: Current Knowledge and Future Directions

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) - CGIAR Consortium and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 316
5.

Climate Change Vulnerability in Agriculture Sector: Indexing and Mapping of Four Southern Indian States

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 966,
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Hyderabad - School of Economics, Amrita University - School of Business, University of Bologna - Department of Economics, University of Hyderabad - School of Economics and Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC)
Downloads 169
6.

BRICS and Foreign Aid

Forthcoming, BRICs and the Global Economy, AidData Working Paper No. 43
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Heidelberg University - Alfred Weber Institute for Economics, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg and Heidelberg University
Downloads 147
7.

Disaster Preparedness and Disaster Response: Evidence from Sales of Emergency Supplies Before and After Hurricanes

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis, University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Downloads 137
8.

The State Capture Onset in Ethiopia: Humanitarian Aid and Corruption

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Murray State University - College of Business
Downloads 137
9.

Cash Transfers for Disaster Response: Lessons from Tropical Cyclone Winston

Development Policy Centre Discussion Paper No. 67
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 124
10.

What Methods May Be Used in Impact Evaluations of Humanitarian Assistance?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8755
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 24 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
International Initiative for Impact Evaluation, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), University of Manchester, University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies and IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops
Downloads 122
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Disaster Lending: 'Fair' Prices, but 'Unfair' Access

Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Research Paper No. 18-6, Finance Down Under 2019 Building on the Best from the Cellars of Finance
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 16 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business
Downloads 120
12.

Disaster (Over-)Insurance: The Long-Term Financial and Socioeconomic Consequences of Hurricane Katrina

FRB of NY Staff Report No. 807
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
University of California - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 117
13.

Foreign Aid – Economic Growth Nexus: A Systematic Review of Theory & Evidence from Developing Countries

Dynamic Research Journals' Journal of Economics & Finance, 2(7): 01-16.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Zimbabwe and Great Zimbabwe University
Downloads 117
14.

The Role of Transfer Payments in Mitigating Shocks: Evidence from the Impact of Hurricanes

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 24 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois
Downloads 116
15.

Recovery, Fast or Slow? The Cost of Post-Disaster Planning to Reduce Hazard Vulnerability

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Nov 2012
Working Paper Series
Middle Tennessee State University - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Oklahoma
Downloads 109
16.

How Do Voters Judge Policy Responses to Natural Disasters?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 104
17.

Reconstruction Aid, Public Infrastructure, and Economic Development

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 17 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 19 May 2019
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management and University of California - Los Angeles
Downloads 104
18.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency: Floods, Failures, and Federalism

Cato Institute Policy Analysis, No. 764, November 2014
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
Downloads 95
19.

Household Finance after a Natural Disaster: The Case of Hurricane Katrina

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 14-06
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 11 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 89
20.

Social Capital and Disaster Recovery: Evidence from Sichuan Earthquake in 2008

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Central University of Finance and Economics, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE)
Downloads 89
21.

State Government Catastrophe Risk Financing and the Capital Markets

National Tax Association, 2011 Conference, New Orleans, November 17, 2011
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Georgia State University - Department of Public Administration & Urban Studies
Downloads 89
22.

Disaster Risk Management at the National Level

ADBI Working Paper No. 448
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Downloads 88
23.

Natural Disasters: Exposure and Underinsurance

Forthcoming, Annals of Economics and Statistics
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST)
Downloads 86
24.

Crises and Disasters in Singapore: What Matters? Or Does It?

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 14-32
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Institute of Health Economics and Management, ESSEC Business School
Downloads 83
25.

Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events in Latin America: An Exposure Index

IDB Working Paper No. IDB-TN-490
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 80
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Natural Disasters, Growth and Institutions: A Tale of Two Earthquakes

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 949
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 02 Apr 2014
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 80
27.

Incumbents' Performance and Political Polarization

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Mannheim

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 79
28.

Emergency Aid 2.0

Beiträge zur Jahrestagung des Vereins für Socialpolitik 2013: Wettbewerbspolitik und Regulierung in einer globalen Wirtschaftsordnung - Session: International Trade and Finance, No. D08-V3,
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - Department of Economics
Downloads 68
29.

Long-Term Growth Effects of Natural Disasters - Empirical Evidence for Droughts

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5598
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Helmut Schmidt Universität and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Helmut Schmidt Universität
Downloads 68
30.

Measuring the Impacts of the National Flood Insurance Program

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 13 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory
Downloads 61
31.

The Effects of Foreign Aid on Refugee Flows

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6885
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
Heidelberg University, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg and Heidelberg University

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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32.

Climate Disaster Law: Agriculture and Food Security

This is a draft chapter in Climate Disaster Law: Barriers and Opportunities edited by Rosemary Lyster and Rob Verchick, Edward Elgar Publishing 2017 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 56
33.

The Dual Insurance Model and Its Implications for Insurance Demand and Supply Post-Christchurch Earthquakes in New Zealand

.Insurance and Risk Management, Vol. 83, Number 3-4, pp. 135-167, 2016
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Canterbury, Economics and Finance and University of Canterbury - Economics and Finance
Downloads 56
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Do Natural Disasters Stimulate Individual Saving? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in a Highly Developed Country

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5344
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Helmut Schmidt Universität, University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Department of Economics and University of the German Federal Armed Forces - Helmut Schmidt Universität
Downloads 52
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Are Reactors Like Casinos? A Culture of Dependency in Japan

University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 798, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-08
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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36.

Altruistic and Selfish Motivations of Charitable Giving: Case of the Hometown Tax Donation System

ISER Discussion Paper No. 1003
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Seinan Gakuin University, Osaka University - Graduate School of Economics and Osaka University - Institute of Social and Economic Research
Downloads 44
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Coordination in Disaster: Nonprice Learning and the Allocation of Resources after Natural Disasters

Review of Austrian Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 May 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oklahoma and Middle Tennessee State University - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 41
38.

L'action publique relative aux risques majeurs: diagnostics et recommandations (Major Risks and Public Initiative: Examination and Recommendations)

Risques, No. 98, pp. 57-66, HEC Paris Research Paper No. ECO/SCD-2015-1113
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - Center for Research in Economics and Statistics (CREST), University of Angers - CNRS - GREG HEC and GREGHEC
Downloads 40
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농업재해보험의 생산량 및 가격 효과에 관한 실증분석 (An Empirical Analysis on the Production and Price Effect by Agricultural Disaster Insurance)

KDI Journal of Economic Policy 2014, 36(4) 135-169
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Korea Development Institute (KDI)
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Estimating Returns to Capital and Ability: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
Downloads 38
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A Game-Theoretic Model of Disclosure-Donation Interactions in the Market for Charitable Contributions

Journal of Applied Communication Research, vol. 41, pp. 40-63, 2013
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Schulich School of Business, York University and State University of New York (SUNY) - Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Downloads 37
42.

Turkish Voter Response to Government Incompetence and Corruption Related to the 1999 Earthquakes

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics and Middle East Technical University (METU) - Department of Economics
Downloads 37
43.

Nuclear Reactors in Japan: Who Asks for Them, What Do They Do?

European Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 909, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 17-35
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 35
44.

Enhancing Macroeconomic Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change in the Small States of the Pacific

IMF Working Paper No. 15/125
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) Asia and Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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45.

Are Female Politicians More Responsive to International Crises?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Oklahoma - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) and College of Charleston - Department of Economics
Downloads 31
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Incumbents' Performance and Political Polarization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5728
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Mannheim

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Austrian Contributions to the Literature on Natural and Unnatural Disasters

New Thinking in Austrian Political Economy (Advances in Austrian Economics Vol. 19), eds. Christopher J. Coyne and Virgil Henry Storr, Emerald, 2015.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University
Downloads 22
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Social Capital and Disaster Recovery: Evidence from Sichuan Earthquake in 2008

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 344
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Boston University, Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) and Central University of Finance and Economics
Downloads 22
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Benefiting from Disaster?: Public and Private Responses to the Wenchuan Earthquake

HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-36
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST) and Renmin University - The School of Agriculture and Rural Development
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