Title

Natural Disasters and Trade Research Study I

Author Information

World Trade Organization

Date of Publication

2019 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Extreme Events

Keywords

srhreports, naturaldisasters, Natural disasters, economic and trade effects, Dominica, Fiji, Nepal, Saint Lucia, Tonga, Vanuatu

Description

Study 1 examines the frequency and distribution of natural disasters and analyzes their economic and trade effects, both at a macroeconomic and sectoral level. It provides in-depth analysis of the impacts of these disasters on each of the six countries covered by the field research: Dominica, Fiji, Nepal, Saint Lucia, Tonga, and Vanuatu. The study also includes summaries of the four symposia organized at the WTO on this topic.

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Natural Disasters and Trade Research Study I

Study 1 examines the frequency and distribution of natural disasters and analyzes their economic and trade effects, both at a macroeconomic and sectoral level. It provides in-depth analysis of the impacts of these disasters on each of the six countries covered by the field research: Dominica, Fiji, Nepal, Saint Lucia, Tonga, and Vanuatu. The study also includes summaries of the four symposia organized at the WTO on this topic.