Session 9:
Demographic Consequences of Shocks and Natural Disasters

Thursday, March 30
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
San Gabriel C
Lobby Level

Chair: Jeff Evans, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Discussant: John Strauss, University of Southern California

  1. Tsunami Mortality in Aceh Province, IndonesiaShannon Doocy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Abdur Rofi, Mercy Corps; Gilbert Burnham, Johns Hopkins University; Courtland Robinson, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  2. The Impact of a Disaster on Life in Sumatra: Evidence from Before and After the December 26 TsunamiElizabeth Frankenberg, University of California, Los Angeles; Jed Friedman, World Bank Group; Nick Ingwersen, University of California, Los Angeles; Jenna Nobles, University of California, Los Angeles; Fadia Saadah, World Bank Group; Wayan Suriastini, SurveyMETER; Cecep S Sumantri, SurveyMETER

  3. Tracking Migratory Behavior of Hurricane Katrina Evacuees: A Three-Stage Sample of New OrleaniansJames Elliott, Tulane University

  4. Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Population as the Model for Health Consequences of Technogenic and Natural DisastersSergiy V. Volovyk, Duke University; Konstantin Loganovsky, Research Center for Radiation Medicine, Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine; Dimitry Bazyka, Research Center for Radiation Medicine, Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine; Volodymyr Bebeshko, Research Center for Radiation Medicine, Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine

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