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  Oral Programme - NH9.05 Economic aspects and societal decision making in hazards and risk management

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Convener: Fuchs, S.
Co-Convener: Bründl, M., Bernknopf, R., Chung, C., Glade, T.

Friday, 20 April 2007

Lecture Room: Lecture Room 27

Chairperson: BRÜNDL, M.

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8:30 - 8:45
EGU2007-A-10588;  NH9.05-1FR1O-001
Lawrie, K; Price, R
Communicating science is not a one-way street: how science helps communicate science

8:45 - 9:00
EGU2007-A-01602;  NH9.05-1FR1O-002
Liverman, D
Communicating environmental geoscience- a challenge for the geoscientific community

9:00 - 9:15
EGU2007-A-01898;  NH9.05-1FR1O-003
Schulte zu Berge, M.
Going beyond science-based decision-making: a perspective from inside UK risk policy-making

9:15 - 9:30
EGU2007-A-01478;  NH9.05-1FR1O-004
Gamper, C.D.
The Political Economy of Public Participation in Natural Hazard Decisions - a case study of Austria

9:30 - 9:45
EGU2007-A-01373;  NH9.05-1FR1O-005
Schultz, D. M.; Gruntfest, E. C.; Benight, C. C.; Drobot, S.; Barnes, L. R.; Hayden, M. H.
Decision making by Austin, Texas, residents in hypothetical tornado scenarios

9:45 - 10:00
EGU2007-A-04542;  NH9.05-1FR1O-006
Ward, R; Muir-Wood, R; Grossi, P
Flood risk in New Orleans: implications for future management


Chairperson: FUCHS, S.

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10:30 - 10:45
EGU2007-A-06887;  NH9.05-1FR2O-001
Raschky, P. A.
An institutional comparison of risk transfer mechanisms against floods between Europe and U.S.A.: A dynamic panel data approach

10:45 - 11:00
EGU2007-A-09549;  NH9.05-1FR2O-002
Dorner, W.; Porter, M.; Metzka, R.
Are floods in part a form of land use externality?

11:00 - 11:15
EGU2007-A-03366;  NH9.05-1FR2O-003
Hallegatte, S.
A Cost-Benefit Analysis of the New Orleans Flood Protection Sysyem

11:15 - 11:30
EGU2007-A-05651;  NH9.05-1FR2O-004
Merz, B.; Thieken, A.
Significance of 'high probability/low damage' versus 'low probability/high damage' flood events

11:30 - 11:45
EGU2007-A-09116;  NH9.05-1FR2O-005
Herweijer, C; Miller, S; Muir-Wood, R; Boissonade, A
An exploration of trends in normalised weather-related catastrophe losses

11:45 - 12:00
EGU2007-A-10816;  NH9.05-1FR2O-006
Warner, K; Birkmann, J; Real Lopez, B
Social vulnerability as a proxy indicator for economic impacts of natural disasters


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