Natural Disaster Study Release

Mr. Mileti reviewed a five-year study which examined the human and economic costs of natural disasters. The study found that America’s… read more

Mr. Mileti reviewed a five-year study which examined the human and economic costs of natural disasters. The study found that America’s ability to deal with natural disasters was faulty because most solutions were short-sighted and did not adequately include prevention measures. It also was critical of an attitude of complacency among citizens and government. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Natural Disaster Study Release

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Public Affairs Event
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Public Affairs Event
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 19, 1999 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 20, 1999 | 8:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 19, 1999 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 19, 1999 | 10:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 20, 1999 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 20, 1999 | 8:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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