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Milk, Bread, Researchers: Stocking Up On Disaster Experts

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 | Tags: , , ,

September 11. The Gulf oil spill. Earthquakes in Haiti and Chile. The 2004 tsunami. Given the stakes involved, you would think that research into hazards and disasters (H&D) would be teeming with hordes of young scholars, trying to improve our understanding of how people prepare for (and respond to) catastrophic events. And you’d be wrong.

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