TITLE

How damage predictions are made

PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/29/93, Vol. 114 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that early estimates of losses from last week's massive storm are $800 million, but experience suggests that figure will rise. How estimates of damage from natural disasters are concocted; Insurance claims; Catastrophe losses totaled $23 billion in 1992.
ACCESSION #
9303240846

 

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