Modeling Economic Impacts of Natural Hazards

Type: Paper
Theme: Hazards, Geography, and GIScience
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Day: 4/11/2018
Start / End Time: 1:20 PM / 3:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Napoleon B1, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: The Hazards, Geography & GIS Theme
Chairs: Jeremy Gencavage


Quantifying the economic impacts of hazards is crucial for understanding places at risk, prioritizing investments, and recovery action planning. Papers exploring the financial impacts and losses from different hazards are presented in this session.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Si Yi*, School of Geographic Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, China, Jun Wang, School of Geographic Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, China, Socio-economic losses of storm flooding with effects of sea-level rise and Probable Maximum Tropical Cyclone in Shanghai 20 1:20 PM
Presenter Zella Conyers*, University of Miami, Shouraseni Sen Roy, University of Miami , Richard Grant, University of Miami, Assessment of the Relationship between Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise and Property Values: A Case Study of the City of Miami Beach, 2009-2017 20 1:40 PM
Presenter Katrina Schweikert*, Blue Marble Geographics, GIS-based Financial Analysis for Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise 20 2:00 PM
Presenter Erika Pham*, University of South Carolina, Sahar Derakhshan, University of South Carolina, Yago Martin, University of South Carolina, Rachel Reeves, University of South Carolina, Susan L. Cutter, University of South Carolina, Demographic shifts and natural hazard losses in the United States, 2000-2015 20 2:20 PM
Presenter Jeremy Gencavage*, Salisbury University, Arthur Lembo, Salisbury University, Michael Scott, Salisbury University, Network Analysis and Optimal Route Finding to Determine the Accessibility and Value of Properties in Ocean City, MD Under Various Flood Depth Scenarios 20 2:40 PM

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