The Impact of Tropical Storms on Households: Evidence from Panel Data on Consumption

This paper investigates the impact of tropical storms on Jamaican household consumption. We build a panel data set that follows individual households over time thus enabling us to take account of time invariant household and location unobservables that could be correlated with mean tropical storm ex...

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Volume: 82
Main Author: Henry, Michael
Spencer, Nekeisha
Strobl, Eric
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.02.2020
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published in: Oxford bulletin of economics and statistics Vol. 82; no. 1; pp. 1 - 22
ORCID: 0000-0002-2868-9634
Data of publication: February 2020
ISSN: 0305-9049
1468-0084
EISSN: 1468-0084
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Mathematics
Bibliography: We acknowledge the Derek Gordon Data Bank (DGDB) at the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, University of the West Indies, Mona for providing the JSLC data. We also wish to recognize the depositor of the data to DGDB, Statistical Institute of Jamaica.
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