TITLE

New Study Prioritizes Terror Targets

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Oct2005, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the federal project, Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events, at the University of Southern California (USC) and University of Wisconsin-Madison, which helps the United States prioritize possible terror targets and develop effective risk-reduction and resource allocation strategies. Comments of Vicki Bier, a professor of industrial engineering and physics, on the importance of the project; Expertise of Detlof von Winterfeldt, project head and deputy dean of USC School of Policy, Planning and Development; Center's investigation of the risks and economic implications of terrorism.
ACCESSION #
18678454

 

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