Disasters in Southeast Asia’s megacities : protecting the informal sector
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
In the megacities of developing Southeast Asia, the important role of the informal sector in supporting economic development is often under-recognised. Cities seeking to address the economic risks and financial costs of natural hazards have to improve the resilience of the informal sector many of whom are from the low-income groups.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS commentaries, 032-13