Climate and Disaster Economics (including COVID-19 articles)

My Work (selected)

Response for the Skidmore (2023) Article That Was Retracted

Response to Retraction Inquiry from the Chronicle of Higher Education

Response to Additional Criticisms of Skidmore (2023), which Was Retracted

The Role of Social Circle COVID-19 Illness and Vaccination Experiences in COVID-19 Vaccination Decisions: An Online Survey of the United States Population,” (Mark Skidmore) . BMC Infectious Diseases. 23, Article number: 51. 2023.

A Cross-Country Analysis of COVID-19 Fatalities,” (Hideki Toya and Mark Skidmore). CESifo Working Paper No. 9028. 2021

Natural Disasters and their Impact on Cities,” (Mark Skidmore and Jungmin Lim), Oxford Bibliographies in Urban Studies. Ed. Richardson Dilworth. New York: Oxford University Press. 2020

Heat Vulnerability and Heat Island Mitigation in the United States,” (Jungmin Lim and Mark Skidmore), Atmosphere 11, 558 doi:10.3390/atmos11060558, 2020.

Natural Disasters and Entrepreneurship Activity.” (Christopher J. Boudreaux, Monica P. Escaleras, and Mark Skidmore), Economics Letters, 182:  82-85, 2019.

Flood Fatalities in the United States:  The Roles of Economic Status, Housing, and the National Flood Insurance Program” (Jungmin Lim and Mark Skidmore), Southern Economics Journal, DOI:  10.1002/soej.12330, 2019.

Cell Phones and Natural Disaster Vulnerability.” (Hideki Toya and Mark Skidmore), Sustainability, Vol. 10, 2970, 2018.

Trust and Patience after a Tornado” (Jungmin Lim, Scott Loveridge, Robert Shupp, and Mark Skidmore), Weather, Climate, and Society, Vol. 9, 2017.

The Economics of Natural Disasters. International library of critical writings in economics. (edited by Mark Skidmore) North Hampton, MA, United States: Elgar, 2017.

Cities at Risk:  Planning for and Recovering from Natural and Human Disasters (co-edited by Pierre Filion, Gary Sands, and Mark Skidmore), Ashgate Press, 2015.

Double Danger in a Double-wide:  Poverty, Infrastructure Quality, and Disaster Vulnerability” (Jungmin Lim, Scott Loveridge, Robert Shupp, and Mark Skidmore), Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 65, 2017.

Information/Communication Technology and Natural Disaster Vulnerability” (with Hideki Toya), Economics Letters, Vol. 137, 2015. 

Do Natural Disasters Enhance Societal Trust?” (Hideki Toya and Mark Skidmore), Kyklos, Vol 67 (2), 2014.

Natural Disaster Impacts and Fiscal Decentralization” (Hideki Toya and Mark Skidmore), Land Economics. Vol. 89, No. 1, 2013.

Natural Disaster Preparedness and Recovery:  Issues and Policy Options.” NARDeP Policy Brief. August, 2013.

Economic Development and the Impacts of Natural Disasters” (with Hideki Toya), Economics Letters, Vol. 94, 2007.

Do Natural Disasters Promote Long-run Growth?” (Mark Skidmore and Hideki Toya), Economic Inquiry, Vol. 40, No. 4, 2002.

Risk, Natural Disasters, and Household Savings in a Life Cycle Model,” (Mark Skidmore), Japan and the World Economy, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2001.

Other Work (including pandemic related articles)

Modern Grand Solar Minimum Will Lead to Terrestrial Cooling,” (Valentina Zharkova), Temperature, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2020.

Articles Related to COVID-19

COVID-19 Outpatients: Early Risk-stratified Treatment with Zinc Plus Low-dose Hydroxychloriquine and Azithromycin:  A Retrospective Case Series Study,” (Roland Derwand, Martin Scholz and Vladimir Zelenko), International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, In Press.

Google & Oracle to Monitor American Who Get Warp Speed’s CO///VID-19 Vaccine for Up to Two Years,” (Whitney Webb), The Last American Vagabond, 2020.