Browse by Subject "Earthquake"
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(2015-01-21)Modern seismic design provisions help enhance life safety of building occupants during a strong earthquake-shaking event by ensuring acceptably small likelihood of structural collapse. Therefore, accurate estimate of ...
(2012-02-06)This dissertation encompasses three chapters that study the measurement of poverty and the impact of shocks on household welfare. Below are the individual abstracts for each chapter. Chapter 1: Subjective Poverty and ...
(2012-02-06)This dissertation encompasses three chapters that study the extent to which natural disasters and social assistance programs affect children's schooling, child labor, and children’s health in developing countries. Below ...
(Mid-America Earthquake Center, 2007-03)