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An image of the quake devastation in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Why we should buy earthquake insurance

After the recent catastrophe in Nepal, it’s time for homeowners in Asia and the Pacific to decide whether or not to purchase earthquake insurance. On one hand it could happen tomorrow, on the other it may not happen for another 80 years – so is it a gamble we are willing to take?

Arup Kumar Chatterjee

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