@article{Vere-Jones_1973, title={The statistical estimation of earthquake risk}, volume={6}, url={https://bulletin.nzsee.org.nz/index.php/bnzsee/article/view/1258}, DOI={10.5459/bnzsee.6.3.122-127}, abstractNote={<p>The concept of Earthquake Risk is considered from three points of view: the geophysicalâ€¨ risk, referring to the probability of occurence of a damaging earthquake in a specified region; the engineering risk, referring to the probability of structural failure; and the insurance risk, referring to the probability of claims being lodged to a specified amount. In each case a general discussion is given of some practical and technical difficulties involved in estimating the risk.</p>}, number={3}, journal={Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering}, author={Vere-Jones, D.}, year={1973}, month={Sep.}, pages={122-127} }