TITLE

Beyond calculation

AUTHOR(S)
Edmonson, R. G.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/25/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 34, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates the estimates of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on security costs in maritime transport in comparison with the economic costs that would result from terrorist attacks. Impact of direct costs of an attack on a U.S. port; Estimated costs of maritime security based from the experience of the International Maritime Organization in December 2002; Conclusion of the organization's report "Security in Maritime Transport: Risk Factors and Economic Impact."
ACCESSION #
10692733

 

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