Dr. Carolyn Kousky
Dr. Carolyn Kousky is a nonresident fellow at RFF and Associate Vice President for Economics and Policy at Environmental Defense Fund.
Common Resources — Feb 16, 2017
An Ounce of Prevention: New RFF Podcast on Federal Flood Expenditures
In this podcast, RFF Fellow Carolyn Kousky discusses how federal government can better target its expenditures to prevent damage from floods.
Working Paper — Dec 15, 2023
Managed Retreat and Flood Recovery: The Local Economic Impacts of a Buyout and Acquisition Program
This working paper evaluates the property- and neighborhood-level impacts of a buyout and acquisition program in New York State following Hurricane Sandy.
Explainer — Dec 13, 2023
Flooding in the United States 102: Policy and Solutions
This explainer details several policy tools aimed at reducing our communities' exposure and vulnerability to flood risk.