Earthquake Insurance: A Longitudinal Study of California Homeowners, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Earthquake Insurance

A Longitudinal Study of California Homeowners, 1st Edition

By Risa Palm

Routledge

157 pages

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Description

This book explores the nature of the earthquake hazard and the availability of insurance and reports on a longitudinal study of homeowners in four California counties to chart their growing concern with earthquakes.

Table of Contents

Natural Hazards -- Earthquake Hazards -- Earthquake Hazard Mitigation: The Role of Insurance -- The 1993 Study -- Adoption of Non-Insurance Mitigation Measures -- Adoption of Earthquake Insurance -- Co-Variates of Earthquake Insurance -- Perceived Risk -- Results of Longitudinal Study -- Policy Implications -- Appendix

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General