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The socio-economics of cyclones

Nature Climate Change volume 6, pages 343345 (2016) | Download Citation

Understanding the potential social and economic damage and loss wrought by tropical cyclones requires not only understanding how they will change in frequency and intensity in a future climate, but also how these hazards will interact with the changing exposures and vulnerabilities associated with social change.

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