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A bridge over troubled water? Flood insurance and the governance of climate change adaptation

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Floods are one of the most commonly occurring natural hazard events globally, and present a significant threat to the UK from climate change. Operating since 2016, Flood Re is an industry-government initiative, set up with the goal of reforming the flood insurance market in order to provide universal, affordable cover for UK households. Principally providing reinsurance services to insurers and including mutualisation arrangements, it aims to withdraw from the market in 2039, having paved the...

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Accepted
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Environmental Change Institute
Oxford college:
Keble College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0596-9710
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Geoforum Journal website
Acceptance date:
2022-08-22
EISSN:
1872-9398
ISSN:
0016-7185
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1276602
Local pid:
pubs:1276602
Deposit date:
2022-09-01

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