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Risk Analysis and Uncertainty

Discussions about climate change, natural disasters, and financial markets often center on risk management, highlighting the extreme losses that can occur. Research at RFF focuses on ways to quantify and reduce uncertainty, as well as detect, mitigate, and transfer the risk associated with disasters and climate change.

Perceptions of Flood Risk and Insurance

Find out whether decisions in the floodplain reflect overoptimism.

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Reducing Risk in Wind and Solar

Read about how financial hedges can reduce investment risk.

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