How the Insurance Industry Can Push Us to Prepare for Climate Change

2017-10-12T13:59:33+00:00Aug 28, 2017|

Climate change risk is rising, and yet behavioral economics research argues that we are collectively underinvesting in protecting ourselves. In The Ostrich Paradox: Why We Underprepare for Disasters, Robert Meyer and Howard Kunreuther point to several personal traits that expose us to greater risk from natural disasters.