How do hurricanes impact scholastic achievement? A Caribbean perspective

This study examines whether hurricanes have any impact on performance in high school standardized examinations. The analysis uses a panel of thirteen Caribbean countries and over 800 schools for the period 1993 through 2010. In particular, the effect on subjects in the humanities and sciences is exa...

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Volume: 84
Main Author: Spencer, Nekeisha
Polachek, Solomon
Strobl, Eric
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 01.11.2016
SPRINGER
Springer
published in: Natural hazards (Dordrecht) Vol. 84; no. 2; pp. 1437 - 1462
Data of publication: 20161100
ISSN: 0921-030X
1573-0840
EISSN: 1573-0840
Discipline: Geography
Geology
Subjects:
I21
Q54
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index - 2016
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Science Citation Index Expanded
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