Ebola Contingency Scenario

This scenario report considers the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa and its possible impacts on the region as well as the United States and Europe.

Profile of a Macro-Catastrophe Threat Type ‘Disease Outbreak: Human Outbreak’

This paper is part of the Cambridge Centre for Risk Studies’ Working Paper Series on threats to the global economy. The publication focuses in the Health and Humanity threat class: a human pandemic disease outbreak.

Sao Paulo Virus Pandemic Stress Test Scenario

This pandemic scenario is used to quantify the effects of a health catastrophe. The São Paulo Virus Pandemic Scenario envisions a fictional strain ‘H8N8’ of an influenza virus, which is very infectious and moderately virulent.