Mark Landsbaum: Don't panic about global warming
Contrary to the hysterical rant, the sky wasn't falling. But at least Chicken Little made an honest mistake.
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#1 Feb 9, 2013
"All 22 studies show that increases in exposure and wealth are by far the most important drivers for growing disaster losses," Bouwer said. In short, when people build more stuff in harm's way, it's more likely to be harmed.
"Most studies," Bouwer said, "show that disaster losses have remained constant after normalization, including losses from earthquakes."
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