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Villagra, Paula, 2019. Drivers of community resilience to natural hazards: The experience of Southern Chile, Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 61(4):4-17.

Cutter, S.L. and S. Derakhshan, 2019.  Implementing disaster policy: exploring scale and measurement schemes for disaster resilience, J. Homeland Security and Emergency Management, May 30, 2019 DOI:

Anderson, Carl C., Michael Hagenlocher, Fabrice G. Renaud, Zita Sebesvari, Christopher T. Emrich, and Susan L. Cutter, 2019. Comparing index-based vulnerability assessments in the Mississippi Delta: Implications of contrasting theories, indicators, and methodologies, Intl. J. Disaster Risk Reduction, 30 March 2019,

Cutter, S.L. and S. Derakhshan, 2018.  Temporal and spatial change in disaster resilience in US counties, 2010-2015.  Environmental Hazards DOI: 10.1080/17477891.2018.1511405 (Aug 20, 2018).