Article accepted in Risk, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy

Here's a sneak peak of the paper, titled "Perceptions of Resilience among Coastal Emergency Managers," accepted this week for publication in Risk, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy. Increasingly disaster risk reduction has been coupled with resilience. For decades social scientists have applied the concept to the study of disasters, using it as a metaphor … Continue reading Article accepted in Risk, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy

Research featured in HUD Article

The research presented in my book, Local Disaster Resilience, has been included in a recent HUD publication titled "Federal Disaster Policy: Toward a More Resilient Future." Check it out here: http://www.huduser.org/portal/periodicals/em/winter15/highlight1.html The article focuses on the incorporation of resilience into disaster policy by the federal government and how it is affecting regional, local, and individual … Continue reading Research featured in HUD Article