2 Studies Tie Disaster Risk to Urban Growth – NYTimes.com

2 Studies Tie Disaster Risk to Urban Growth – NYTimes.com.

This study mirror’s De Blij’s general argument in Why Geography Matters; that environmental challenges do not go away, that governments need to plan for these challenges accordingly, and (unfortunately) where you live on the planet will have a profound impact on your ability to address these challenges.  In other words, if you live in a LEDC, you’ll have a harder time dealing with the reality of our physical world.

About Charlie Gleek

Ph.D. student in Comparative Studies and graduate instructor in the Department of English at Florida Atlantic University. My work takes place around intersections of postcolonial literature, quantitative literary analysis, and digital humanities.

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