92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 3A Economic Aspects of Weather and Climate Information

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 243 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Seventh Symposium on Policy and Socio-Economic Research
Cochairs:  Jeffrey K. Lazo, NCAR and Kevin M. Simmons, Austin College
  11:00 AM
Using Weather and Climate Information to Forecast Zoo Attendance
David Perkins IV, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
  11:15 AM
A Sensitivity Analysis of Hurricane Evacuation Costs in Florida

  11:30 AM
Reconciliation of Trends in Global and Regional Datasets of Economic Losses from Weather Events
Shalini Mohleji, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and R. A. Pielke Jr.

  11:45 AM