New in Science– Evaluating Flood Resilience for Costal Mega-Cities (May 2014)

Just published in Science. — “Recent flood disasters around the world illustrate how vulnerable coastal cities are to storm surge flooding. Despite trillions of dollars of assets located in coastal flood-prone areas, investments in protection have often been inadequate ( 8), postponed for short-term economic reasons, for lack of consensus on how to properly evaluate […]