Dr. Carolyn Kousky
Dr. Carolyn Kousky is a university fellow at RFF and executive director at the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center at the University of Pennsylvania. Kousky’s research has examined multiple aspects of disaster insurance markets.
Common Resources — Jan 11, 2016
Expanding Flood Insurance Coverage through Community Purchase
Communities across the Midwest are still drying out from the recent winter floods. Historic flood crests made news in the last days of 2015 and flo...
Common Resources — Apr 12, 2016
Flood Insurance: Why Don’t People Buy It?
Flood damage has been increasing in the US, largely due to where we build. Climate scientists are concerned that as the climate warms, there will b...