Federal Flood Insurance After Hurricane Katrina

The Center on Federal Financial Institutions held a policy forum on federal flood insurance after Hurricane Katrina. Members of the… read more

The Center on Federal Financial Institutions held a policy forum on federal flood insurance after Hurricane Katrina. Members of the panel discussed the need to increase participation, encourage risk reduction techniques, and restore the program to solvency after an expected 10 billion in losses. Panelists considered governmental provision, homeowner purchase, and subsidizing of flood insurance. They also talked about whether new development or building should be restricted. Following the panel, participants responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Debra Ballen Executive Vice President American Insurance Association->Public Policy Management
  • Mark Browne Professor University of Wisconsin-Madison->Risk Management and Insurance
  • Douglas Elliott President Center on Federal Financial Institutions
  • Robert E. Litan Senior Fellow (Former) Brookings Institution
  • David I. Maurstad Acting Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency->Mitigation Division and Federal Insurance
  • Rebecca Quinn Legislative Officer Association of State Floodplain Mgrs.
  • David M. Walker Comptroller General Government Accountability Office
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Federal Flood Insurance After Hurricane Katrina

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Program ID:
189121-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 30, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 4, 2005

Airing Details

  • Sep 30, 2005 | 2:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 01, 2005 | 2:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 2005 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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