The Resource Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia : economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, by Gregory Coutaz

Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia : economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, by Gregory Coutaz

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Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia : economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea
Title
Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia
Title remainder
economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea
Statement of responsibility
by Gregory Coutaz
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Language
eng
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Coutaz, Gregory
Index
index present
LC call number
HV555.A78
LC item number
C68 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Disaster relief
  • Emergency management
  • Natural disasters
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Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia : economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, by Gregory Coutaz
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Chapter 1. Introduction; 1.1. Addressing the Threat of Natural Disasters; 1.2. Disaster Risk Governance; 1.3. Hazard, Risk, and Disaster; 1.4. Tragedy or Opportunity; 1.5. About this Book; References; Chapter 2. Financing Natural Disasters; 2.1. Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Strategy; 2.2. Pre-Disaster Budgetary Measures; 2.3. Insurance and Reinsurance; 2.4. Catastrophe (CAT) Bonds; 2.5. Making a Difference; 2.6. Conclusion; References; Chapter 3. China: Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
  • 3.1. The Great Sichuan Earthquake3.2. Economic Development and Urbanization; 3.3. Climate Change and Agriculture Losses; 3.4. Compact Institutional System; 3.5. The Role of the PLA in Disaster Response; 3.6. Central Public Funding; 3.7. The Lack of Insurance Coverage; 3.8. Building Resilience in Shanghai; 3.9. Where is the Civil Society?; 3.10. Conclusion; References; Chapter 4. Evolution of Disaster Risk Management in Taiwan; 4.1. Natural Disasters in Taiwan; 4.2. Disaster Risk Management before 1999; 4.3. The 921 Earthquake Revolution
  • 4.4. Taiwan Residential Earthquake Insurance Fund: Residential Earthquake Financial Protection4.5. The Formosa Re CAT Bond; 4.6. Deadly Morakot; 4.7. Public Budgets and Emergency Funds; 4.8. Importance of Charitable Donations; 4.9. Conclusion; References; Chapter 5. Living with Natural Disasters in Japan; 5.1. Recognition of Japanese Expertise in Disaster Risk Management; 5.2. Public Awareness and Education; 5.3. Japan Earthquake Reinsurance Co. Ltd. and Cooperative Mutual Insurers; 5.4. Kobe Misery; 5.5. Triple Disaster of the Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami; 5.6. Post-Disaster Reactions
  • 5.7. Cost of Protection5.8. Conclusion; References; Chapter 6. South Korea: Vulnerability and Adaptation to Natural Disasters; 6.1. Risk Identification; 6.2. The Impacts of Past Disasters; 6.3. Modernization of the Legal System; 6.4. Institutional Framework; 6.5. Disaster Insurance Schemes; 6.6. Environmental Protection; 6.7. Political and Social Obstacles; 6.8. Conclusion; References; Chapter 7. Need for Financial Preparedness; 7.1. Promoting Disaster Risk Awareness; 7.2. Public-Private Partnerships; 7.3. International Practices; 7.4. Regional Initiatives; 7.5. Conclusion; References
  • Chapter 8. Conclusion8.1. Similarities and Differences Observed; 8.2. Limited Private Participation; 8.3. Indispensable Commitment; References; Index
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First edition.
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1 online resource.
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online
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9781787430938
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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remote
Stock number
15806029
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15806029
Label
Coping with disaster risk management in Northeast Asia : economic and financial preparedness in China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, by Gregory Coutaz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Chapter 1. Introduction; 1.1. Addressing the Threat of Natural Disasters; 1.2. Disaster Risk Governance; 1.3. Hazard, Risk, and Disaster; 1.4. Tragedy or Opportunity; 1.5. About this Book; References; Chapter 2. Financing Natural Disasters; 2.1. Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Strategy; 2.2. Pre-Disaster Budgetary Measures; 2.3. Insurance and Reinsurance; 2.4. Catastrophe (CAT) Bonds; 2.5. Making a Difference; 2.6. Conclusion; References; Chapter 3. China: Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
  • 3.1. The Great Sichuan Earthquake3.2. Economic Development and Urbanization; 3.3. Climate Change and Agriculture Losses; 3.4. Compact Institutional System; 3.5. The Role of the PLA in Disaster Response; 3.6. Central Public Funding; 3.7. The Lack of Insurance Coverage; 3.8. Building Resilience in Shanghai; 3.9. Where is the Civil Society?; 3.10. Conclusion; References; Chapter 4. Evolution of Disaster Risk Management in Taiwan; 4.1. Natural Disasters in Taiwan; 4.2. Disaster Risk Management before 1999; 4.3. The 921 Earthquake Revolution
  • 4.4. Taiwan Residential Earthquake Insurance Fund: Residential Earthquake Financial Protection4.5. The Formosa Re CAT Bond; 4.6. Deadly Morakot; 4.7. Public Budgets and Emergency Funds; 4.8. Importance of Charitable Donations; 4.9. Conclusion; References; Chapter 5. Living with Natural Disasters in Japan; 5.1. Recognition of Japanese Expertise in Disaster Risk Management; 5.2. Public Awareness and Education; 5.3. Japan Earthquake Reinsurance Co. Ltd. and Cooperative Mutual Insurers; 5.4. Kobe Misery; 5.5. Triple Disaster of the Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami; 5.6. Post-Disaster Reactions
  • 5.7. Cost of Protection5.8. Conclusion; References; Chapter 6. South Korea: Vulnerability and Adaptation to Natural Disasters; 6.1. Risk Identification; 6.2. The Impacts of Past Disasters; 6.3. Modernization of the Legal System; 6.4. Institutional Framework; 6.5. Disaster Insurance Schemes; 6.6. Environmental Protection; 6.7. Political and Social Obstacles; 6.8. Conclusion; References; Chapter 7. Need for Financial Preparedness; 7.1. Promoting Disaster Risk Awareness; 7.2. Public-Private Partnerships; 7.3. International Practices; 7.4. Regional Initiatives; 7.5. Conclusion; References
  • Chapter 8. Conclusion8.1. Similarities and Differences Observed; 8.2. Limited Private Participation; 8.3. Indispensable Commitment; References; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787430938
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
15806029
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15806029

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