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    • Climate change and natural disasters 

      López Vega, Ramón; Thomas, Vinod; Troncoso Albornoz, Pablo (Universidad de Chile, 2015-12)
      Intense climate-related disasters—floods, storms, droughts, and heat waves—have been on the rise worldwide. At the same time and coupled with an increasing concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, temperatures, ...
    • Economic growth, natural disasters and climate change: New empirical estimates 

      López Vega, Ramón; Thomas, Vinod; Troncoso, Pablo A. (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016)
      This paper analyzes the association between climate change variables and the incidence of intense hydro meteorological disasters within a framework that include global and local climate variables as well as socio-econo ...