This section summarizes key aspects of the exposure development for Caribbean Central America. Additional technical details are available in the recommended citation below.

The exposure files for the Caribbean and Central America are available at: gem/global_exposure_model.

Recommended Citation

Calderón, A., Silva V, Avilés, M., Méndez, R., Castillo, R., Gil, J., López, M. (2022). Toward a uniform earthquake loss model across Central America. Earthquake Spectra, 38(1):178-199. doi:10.1177/87552930211043894.

Calderon, A., Silva, V. (2019). Probabilistic seismic vulnerability and loss assessment of the residential building stock in Costa Rica. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering 17, 1257–1284. doi:10.1007/s10518-018-0499-1.

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