Basing the diagnosis on economic welfare theory and an empirical analysis of the current EU and member states’ roles in managing disaster risk, we discuss how and where the public sector may intervene for managing climate variability and change.

Author names: 
Aakre, Stine
Banaszak, Ilona
Mechler, Reinhard
Rübbelke, Dirk
Wreford, Anita
Kalirai, Harvir
Year: 
2010
Publisher: 
Mitig Adapt Strateg Glob Change
Reference: 

Aakre,S. et al (2010) Finacial adaptation to disaster risk in the European Union, Mitig Adapt Strate Glob Change, 15:721-736

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