Supply-chain vulnerability: An analysis of the impact of earthquakes using micro data

Yukiko Umeno Saito, 15 December 2013

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Natural disasters have long-lasting consequences (Noy 2012). Two and a half years have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake, and although many issues have yet to be resolved – including that of the evacuees – many lessons concerning economic activities have been learned from the unexpected disaster.

Topics: Industrial organisation
Tags: earthquake, Japan, natural disasters, supply chains

Japan's earthquake and tsunami: International trade and global supply chain impacts

Hubert Escaith, Robert Teh, Alexander Keck, Coleman Nee, 28 April 2011

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The Tohoku earthquake and tsunami that struck the northeast coast of Japan on 11 March has created an enormous human and ecological disaster.

Topics: International trade
Tags: earthquake, global supply chains, Japan, natural disasters, trade effects, tsunami

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