Managing Disasters Through Public-Private Partnerships

Managing Disasters Through Public-Private Partnerships

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This title constitutes the first in-depth exploration of PPPs as tools of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and resilience in the United States. The author assesses the viability of PPPs at the federal level and explains why attempts to develop these partnerships have largely fallen short.1 9 Thus, the Fed, through trial and error, began to learn from its mistakes and adapt to better serve national needs. ... The banking acts of 1933 and 1935 were the result of a series of events that culminated in a catastrophic US stock market crash in 1929.141 The ... and states began issuing extended a€œbank holidaysa€ to try to mitigate the damage.143 Kemmerer and Kemmerer argue that the Fed was notanbsp;...

Title:Managing Disasters Through Public-Private Partnerships
Author:Ami J. Abou-bakr
Publisher:Georgetown University Press - 2012-12-18


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