Hurricane Strikes and Migration

Evidence from Storms in Central America and the Caribbean

This study estimates the impact of hurricanes on migration from 30 Central American and Caribbean countries to the United States from 1989 to 2005. In contrast to previous studies, hurricane destruction indices are employed to study the relationship of hurricanes and migration. These indices measure...

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Volume: 10
Main Author: Nekeisha Spencer
Mikhail-Ann Urquhart
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: BOSTON American Meteorological Society 01.07.2018
published in: Weather, climate, and society Vol. 10; no. 3; pp. 569 - 577
ORCID: 0000-0003-3040-8501
Data of publication: 20180701
ISSN: 1948-8327
EISSN: 1948-8335
Discipline: Meteorology & Climatology
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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