Earthquake Insurance In California: Environmental Policy And Individual Decision-making, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Earthquake Insurance In California

Environmental Policy And Individual Decision-making, 1st Edition

By Risa I. Palm

Routledge

162 pages

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Description

This book focuses on earthquake insurance for homeowners and their attitudes to the earthquake risk. It is based on a survey of California residents completed just a few months before the Lorna Prieta earthquake.

Table of Contents

1. Earthquake Hazards and the Insurance Issue 2. Who Provides Earthquake Insurance? 3. The Decision to Purchase Insurance 4. The Study Design 5. Patterns of Insurance Purchase 6. Socioeconomic Characteristics and Insurance Purchase 7. Geophysical and Perceived Risk 8. Earthquake Insurance Purchase: Implications for Policy and Further Investigation

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General