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Carolyn Kousky

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First Name:Carolyn
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Last Name:Kousky
RePEc Short-ID:pko374
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Resources for the Future (RFF)

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:rffffus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Kousky, Carolyn, 2010. "Managing the Risk of Natural Catastrophes: The Role and Functioning of State Insurance Programs," RFF Working Paper Series dp-10-30, Resources for the Future.
  2. Brennan, Timothy J. & Kousky, Carolyn & Macauley, Molly K., 2009. "More Than a Wing and a Prayer: Government Indemnification of the Commercial Space Launch Industry," RFF Working Paper Series dp-09-38, Resources for the Future.
  3. Kousky, Carolyn & Kunreuther, Howard C., 2009. "Improving Flood Insurance and Flood Risk Management: Insights from St. Louis, Missouri," RFF Working Paper Series dp-09-07, Resources for the Future.
  4. Kousky, Carolyn & Cooke, Roger, 2009. "Climate Change and Risk Management: Challenges for Insurance, Adaptation, and Loss Estimation," RFF Working Paper Series dp-09-03-rev, Resources for the Future.
  5. Kousky, Carolyn & Rostapshova, Olga & Toman, Michael & Zeckhauser, Richard, 2009. "Responding to threats of climate change mega-catastrophes," Policy Research Working Paper Series 5127, The World Bank.
  6. Kousky, Carolyn & Cooke, Roger M., 2009. "The Unholy Trinity: Fat Tails, Tail Dependence, and Micro-Correlations," RFF Working Paper Series dp-09-36-rev.pdf, Resources for the Future.
  7. Luttmer, Erzo F. P. & Zeckhauser, Richard & Kousky, Carolyn, 2006. "Permits to Elicit Information," Working Paper Series rwp06-049, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  8. Kousky, Carolyn & Luttmer, Erzo F. P. & Zeckhauser, Richard, 2006. "Private Investment and Government Protection," Working Paper Series rwp06-017, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.


  1. Erwann O. Michel‐Kerjan & Carolyn Kousky, 2010. "Come Rain or Shine: Evidence on Flood Insurance Purchases in Florida," Journal of Risk & Insurance, The American Risk and Insurance Association, vol. 77(2), pages 369-397, June.
  2. Carolyn Kousky, 2010. "Learning from Extreme Events: Risk Perceptions after the Flood," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 86(3).
  3. Carolyn Kousky & Erzo Luttmer & Richard Zeckhauser, 2006. "Private investment and government protection," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, vol. 33(1), pages 73-100, September.

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NEP Fields

NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 10 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (6) 2009-03-14 2009-12-19 2010-01-16 2010-01-16 2010-05-29 2010-10-02. Author is listed
  2. NEP-ENE: Energy Economics (5) 2009-11-21 2009-12-19 2010-01-16 2010-01-16 2010-05-29. Author is listed
  3. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (4) 2009-11-21 2009-12-19 2010-01-16 2010-05-29
  4. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2009-03-14
  5. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2009-11-21
  6. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2006-06-10
  7. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (1) 2009-12-19


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