Hurricane watch: Battening down the effects of the storm on local crop production

This study utilizes a panel fixed effects model to explore the economic impact of hurricanes on local crop production in Jamaica using quarterly 1999–2008 microlevel data. We find, in general, that hurricanes have a negative impact on production but not for crops grown below ground. The exceptions f...

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Volume: 120
Main Author: Spencer, Nekeisha
Polachek, Solomon
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.12.2015
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published in: Ecological economics Vol. 120; pp. 234 - 240
Data of publication: December 2015
ISSN: 0921-8009
1873-6106
EISSN: 1873-6106
Discipline: Economics
Ecology
Environmental Sciences
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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