Disaster and Development: Examining Global Issues and Cases by Naim Kapucu,Kuotsai Tom Liou

By Naim Kapucu,Kuotsai Tom Liou

This ebook bargains a scientific, empirical exam of the techniques of failures and sustainable monetary improvement utilized to many instances all over the world. It provides finished insurance of the complicated and dynamic dating among catastrophe and improvement, creating a very important contribution to the literature on catastrophe administration, catastrophe resilience and sustainable improvement. The e-book collects twenty-three chapters, interpreting theoretical matters and investigating useful circumstances on coverage, governance, and classes realized in facing varieties of failures (e.g., earthquakes, floods and hurricanes) in twenty nations and groups round the world.

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