Journal article

Risk-Taking Behavior in the Wake of Natural Disasters

Lisa Cameron, Manisha Shah

Journal of Human Resources | UNIV WISCONSIN PRESS | Published : 2015


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

Lisa Cameron is a professor in the Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics at Monash University in Australia. Manisha Shah is an associate professor in the Department of Public Policy at the University of California, Los Angeles and a Faculty Research Fellow at the NBER. The authors thank Abigail Barr, Marianne Bitler, Ethan Ligon, Simon Loertscher, Mark Rosenzweig, Laura Schechter, John Strauss, and Tom Wilkening for helpful comments. Lucie Tafara Moore provided excellent research assistance. They are also indebted to Bondan Sikoki and Wayan Suriastini for assistance in the design and implementation of the survey. The authors gratefully acknowledge funding from the Australian Research Council, #DP0987011.