How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

We study the impact of the Fukushima disaster on environmental concerns, well-being, risk aversion, and political preferences in Germany, Switzerland, and the UK. In these countries, overall life satisfaction did not significantly decrease, but the disaster significantly increased environmental conc...

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Volume: 28
Main Author: Jan Goebel
Christian Krekel
Tim Tiefenbach
Nicolas R. Ziebarth
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer 01.10.2015
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
SPRINGER
published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 28; no. 4; pp. 1137 - 1180
ORCID: 0000-0003-3562-2371
Data of publication: 20151001
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
I31
I18
Q54
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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