Session 34:
Impacts of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on the Populations of the Affected Areas

Thursday, April 17
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Grand Ballroom B
5th floor

Chair: Mark VanLandingham, Tulane University
Discussant: Karl Eschbach, University of Texas Medical Branch

  1. Evaluation of the U.S. Census Bureau's Population Estimates for Counties Affected by Hurricanes Katrina and RitaVictoria A. Velkoff, U.S. Census Bureau; Jonathan Takeuchi, U.S. Census Bureau; Rodger V. Johnson, U.S. Census Bureau

  2. New Orleans’s Latinos: Growth in an Uncertain DestinationElizabeth Fussell, Washington State University; Miriam J. Northcutt, Bowling Green State University

  3. The Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Prisoner Reentry in Louisiana: A Natural ExperimentDavid Kirk, University of Maryland

  4. New Orleans after Katrina: Alternate Visions of JusticeJohn R. Logan, Brown University

Other sessions on Other Topics (New Orleans and Katrina, Historical Demography, and other topics)