Images Texts
    x Close  
    Saugato Datta looks at the economic costs of the Japan tsunami disaster.
    Although rebuilding homes and other infrastructure could cost some $200 billion, the country's economy could recover fast - in Kobe it was 98% of its pre-quake level in 15 months after the event (this is assuming the full-scale nuclear disaster can be avoided). (0)
    London, UK 2011-03-16
    for: The Economist