Storm Study Funded

DeSue, Tedra
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/15/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32403, p35
Trade Publication
The article presents the study on the effects of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on the economy of Louisiana. The study is backed by Ford Foundation, and with the help of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government of the State University of New York, analyzed the damages done in the affected community.


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