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D. Felsenstein, D. Shmueli, and D. Thomas (2020). Special Issue IJDRR: Cascading Effects in Disaster Risk Science: Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives

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Felsenstein, D., Shmueli, D. F., & Thomas, D. S. (2020). Introduction to the Special Issue: Cascading Effects in Disaster Risk Management Cascades-Mapping the Multi-Disciplinary Landscape in a Post-Pandemic World. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 101842.


The contributions to this special issue originate from the scientific workshop on the topic of Cascading Disasters: Theory, Methods, and Empirics held at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, in November 2018. This meeting was jointly sponsored by the Israeli National Knowledge and Research Center for Emergency Readiness, and the DIM2SEA research project at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. It brought together leading experts from the fields of industrial management, physics, civil engineering, geography and environmental studies, transportation, urban planning, medicine and  public health, public policy and management, and socio-economic modeling.