Council coffers 'hit by 2007 floods'

Hayman, Allister; Grewal, Herpreet Kaur
January 2008
Regeneration & Renewal;1/4/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article examines the impact of overall assistance package from the government for 2007 flood victims and damages on the financial status of local authorities in Great Britain. It is stated that the assistance was prompt but incoherent that will leave some town halls suffering from economic crisis. According to Steve Bundred, chief executive of the Audit Commission, the situation show that calamities will leave other local authorities in problem while others will be able to recover quickly.


Related Articles

  • Thank You, Donors, for Your Generosity.  // India Today;12/17/2014, p1 

    The article offers information regarding the closing of appeal for donations to help people of Jammu and Kashmir affected by the floods in September 2014 and acknowledging donors for their contributions by Care Today Fund.

  • Bailing In The Banks. Stark, Jurgen // International Economy;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p18 

    Provides insights on economic stabilization. Significance of financial market efficiency on the economy; Components of the crisis prevention approach; Role of the private sector in resolving financial crises; Need to limit the recourse of debtor countries to the International Monetary Fund.

  • Maintaining financial stability in a global economy: A summary of the bank's 1997 symposium. Morris, Charles; Parrish, Klara // Economic Review (01612387);1997 4th Quarter, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p23 

    Presents insights from the Federal Bank of Kansas City symposium entitled `Maintaining Financial Stability in a Global Economy.' Strategies policymakers can employ to deal with financial crises; Characteristics of a sound macroeconomic environment; Warning against the effects of moral hazard in...

  • Spelling Relief? Ferguson, Tim // Forbes Asia;9/1/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 14, p5 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one about China's unstable economy and another about the financial crisis in the U.S.

  • Should States of Mississippi Flood Area Share Costs of Flood Control Project? Con. Small, Len // Congressional Digest;Feb28, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p51 

    The article presents the author's views against sharing the costs of Flood Control Project by the states of Mississippi flood area. According to him, the problem of flood control is a national problem, because the flood areas are too large, the flood damages too great and the flood sources are...

  • Corporate Financial Flow and Access to Bank Finance Under Distorted and Perverse Incentives. Dobrinsky, Rumen; Dochev, Nasko; Markov, Nikolay; Nikolov, Boyko // Russian & East European Finance & Trade;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 37 Issue 2 

    Focuses on the financial crisis in Bulgaria. Influence of financial undiscipline and loans on financial crisis; Impact of distorted and perverse incentives on the behavior of economic agents; Problems on the economic transformation process and reform.

  • DIGGING OUT. Romano, Andrew // Newsweek;9/19/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p34 

    Looks at recovery efforts in New Orleans, Louisiana, following Hurricane Katrina. Why attempts to stabilize the city will take months; Issue of polluted water; Need for massive amounts of money and manpower to make the city habitable again; What residents will face when they return home;...

  • Zott aids Bosnian farmers.  // Dairy Industries International;Sep2014, Vol. 79 Issue 9, p7 

    The article offers information on a donation of 32,000 Euros by the German dairy Zott to 53 Bosnian dairy farmers who were hit by floods in Bosnia in May 2014 to help them keep feeding their animals.

  • Rising waters, rising anger. Golden, John // Westchester County Business Journal;4/30/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 19, p1 

    The article reports on the need of business owners in several communities in Westchester County for financial aid to recoup for the losses they sustained from the flood that hit the county. According to the owners, their insurance policy could not compensate them as it did not cover losses...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics