Valuing mortality and morbidity in the context of disaster risks
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Published by World Bank in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mortality,
  • Disasters

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMaureen L. Cropper, Sebnem Sahin.
SeriesPolicy research working paper -- 4832, Policy research working papers (Online) -- 4832.
ContributionsSahin, Sebnem., World Bank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23232726M
LC Control Number2009655597

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