Redevelopment after the Abruzzo Event

Margherita Mori
2012 Management  
Redevelopment after the Abruzzo event Natural disasters raise quite a number of interdisciplinary issues concerning regional economic growth and local development, as well as public finance and sustainability, to mention only a few of them. These issues deserve special attention in our globalized world, given the expectation of a growing impact of climate-related disasters: no surprise that disaster management stands as a new discipline aimed at bridging the gap between theory and practice, so
more » ... y and practice, so as to prevent natural disasters in the first place; afterwards, considerable efforts are required to accelerate business recovery, quickly restore vital energies, and hopefully carry out specific improvement projects as a sort of compensation for the (both personal and economic) losses suffered.
doi:10.5923/j.mm.20110101.02 fatcat:po27yf2dqffrzncy62uwhcq6vy