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An Ounce of Prevention: New RFF Podcast on Federal Flood Expenditures

Feb 16, 2017 | Peter Nelson, Carolyn Kousky

RFF Fellow Carolyn KouskyIn this podcast, RFF Fellow Carolyn Kousky discusses how the federal government can better target its expenditures to prevent damages from floods. Ironically, most federal prevention money currently flows to communities in the wake of a flood, well after the damage has been done.

To learn more about Carolyn and her research on federal disaster policy, view her profile

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