Just released! Natural Hazards, Unnatural Disasters. Nov 2010

The joint World Bank-United Nations’ Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) just released an ambitious report. Dr. Michel-Kerjan was one of the contributors to background studies used to write this report. The Earthquakes, droughts, floods, and storms are natural hazards, but unnatural disasters are the deaths and damages that result from human acts […]