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The Resource On risk and disaster : lessons from Hurricane Katrina, edited by Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, and Howard Kunreuther ; foreword by Amy Gutmann

On risk and disaster : lessons from Hurricane Katrina, edited by Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, and Howard Kunreuther ; foreword by Amy Gutmann

Label
On risk and disaster : lessons from Hurricane Katrina
Title
On risk and disaster
Title remainder
lessons from Hurricane Katrina
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, and Howard Kunreuther ; foreword by Amy Gutmann
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PAU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daniels, Ronald J.
  • Kettl, Donald F
  • Kunreuther, Howard
  • National Symposium on Risk and Disasters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Emergency management
  • Crisis management in government
  • Disaster relief
  • Risk perception
  • Risk assessment
Label
On risk and disaster : lessons from Hurricane Katrina, edited by Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, and Howard Kunreuther ; foreword by Amy Gutmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays published in association with the National Symposium on Risk and Disasters (Dec. 2005, Washington, D.C.), organized by the University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with Congressional quarterly and the Communications Institute
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On their own in battered New Orleans / Peter G. Gosselin -- Using risk and decision analysis to protect New Orleans against future hurricanes / Detlof von Winterfeldt -- Planning for a city on the brink / Kenneth R. Foster and Robert Giegengack -- JARring actions that fuel the floods / Carolyn Kousky and Richard Zeckhauser -- Behaviorally realistic risk management / Baruch Fischhoff -- Rationales and instruments for government intervention in natural disasters / Michael J. Trebilcock and Ronald J. Daniels -- Social inequality, hazards, and disasters / Kathleen Tierney -- Equity analysis and natural hazards policy / Matthew D. Adler -- Why we under-prepare for hazards / Robert J. Meyer -- Has the time come for comprehensive natural disaster insurance? / Howard Kunreuther -- Rethinking disaster policy after Hurricane Katrina / Scott E. Harrington -- Providing economic incentives to build disaster-resistant structures / Harvey G. Ryland -- Role of public health and clinical medicine in preparing for disasters / Brian Strom -- Hurricane Katrina as a bureaucratic nightmare / Vicki Bier -- The Katrina breakdown / Jonathan Walters and Donald F. Kettl
Control code
ocm63291440
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 293 p.
Isbn
9780812219593
Lccn
2006296053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
On risk and disaster : lessons from Hurricane Katrina, edited by Ronald J. Daniels, Donald F. Kettl, and Howard Kunreuther ; foreword by Amy Gutmann
Publication
Note
Essays published in association with the National Symposium on Risk and Disasters (Dec. 2005, Washington, D.C.), organized by the University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with Congressional quarterly and the Communications Institute
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-286)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On their own in battered New Orleans / Peter G. Gosselin -- Using risk and decision analysis to protect New Orleans against future hurricanes / Detlof von Winterfeldt -- Planning for a city on the brink / Kenneth R. Foster and Robert Giegengack -- JARring actions that fuel the floods / Carolyn Kousky and Richard Zeckhauser -- Behaviorally realistic risk management / Baruch Fischhoff -- Rationales and instruments for government intervention in natural disasters / Michael J. Trebilcock and Ronald J. Daniels -- Social inequality, hazards, and disasters / Kathleen Tierney -- Equity analysis and natural hazards policy / Matthew D. Adler -- Why we under-prepare for hazards / Robert J. Meyer -- Has the time come for comprehensive natural disaster insurance? / Howard Kunreuther -- Rethinking disaster policy after Hurricane Katrina / Scott E. Harrington -- Providing economic incentives to build disaster-resistant structures / Harvey G. Ryland -- Role of public health and clinical medicine in preparing for disasters / Brian Strom -- Hurricane Katrina as a bureaucratic nightmare / Vicki Bier -- The Katrina breakdown / Jonathan Walters and Donald F. Kettl
Control code
ocm63291440
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 293 p.
Isbn
9780812219593
Lccn
2006296053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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