in The World Bank Economic Review
February 2015; p ublished online January 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Economics; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; National Budget, Deficit, and Debt; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles. 8721 words.
Natural disasters may constitute a major shock to public finances and debt sustainability because of their impact on output and the need for government response with reconstruction and...