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Societal Resilience

A graphic depicting Christchurch business redirection following the Canterbury earthquakes.

Business redirection out of the CBD to Christchurch City following the Canterbury earthquakes (Feb 2011-Feb 2012). Graphic: Opus Research


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  • Fraser S.A., et al (2016) Tsunami response behaviour during and following two local-source earthquakes in Wellington, New Zealand.  International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 16, pp. 123-133, available online
  • Lambie E et al (2016) Human behaviour during and immediately following earthquake shaking: developing a methodological approach for analysing video footage. Natural Hazards 80(1): 249-283.
  • Smith N, Brown C, Saunders W (2016) Disaster risk management decision-making: review.  Full cost accounting of disaster risk management decisions.  A report prepared for Contest 2015 - 'Disaster Risk Full Cost Accounting,' Natural Hazards Research Platform, 82 p., available online.
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