Building resilience to the economic threat of invasive species

07 Jun 2018

This recently published report investigates the impact of invasive species on private industries, public utilities, and local governments. The focus is on the challenges and efforts to prevent, detect, control, and eradicate invasive species in the United States and Canada.

The report "Building resilience to the economic threat of invasive species" was written by students of the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and supported by the Swiss Re Institute.

Please find a very interesting story written about this report on swissre.com: Expensive Pests – can insurance help to reduce the threat of invasive species?

If you prefer, you can also directly read, download and order the publication here.

You can find the SAIS Johns Hopkins Media Advisory here.