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The economics of flood insurance free course icon Level

Society, Politics & Law 

The economics of flood insurance

This course shows how some of the theories and tools of economics can be applied to understanding and tackling the problem of flood risk in the UK. With the incidence of flooding rising due to climate change, this is an increasingly important policy issue worldwide. You will gain insights into the practical use of economics in a policymaking setting.This OpenLearn course provides a sample of Level 2 study in Economics.

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6 hrs
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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Coronavirus: The Lowdown

Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). We've pulled together some content on the virus and how to cope in these unprecedented times.

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TV, Radio & Events 

Springwatch 2020

In a spring like no other, we’ll be bringing you inspiring stories from the natural world.

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