Session 67:
Social Inequality and Disasters

Friday, April 18
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Napoleon B3
3rd floor

Chair: Jerome McKibben, McKibben Demographic Research
Discussant: Ronald C. Prevost, U.S. Census Bureau

  1. No Direction Home: The Inequality of Forced Displacement among Hurricane Katrina SurvivorsLisa K. Zottarelli, Texas Woman's University

  2. The Second Disaster: Demographic Transformation of Disadvantaged Neighborhoods Following Major HurricanesJames R. Elliott, University of Oregon; Jeremy Pais, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  3. The Katrina Effect: Was There a Bright Side to the Evacuation of Greater New Orleans?Jacob L. Vigdor, Duke University

  4. Hurricane Katrina as a Natural Experiment of 'Creative Destruction'Ronald E. Cossman, Mississippi State University

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