Thursday, April 17 / 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM   •   Grand Ballroom B

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

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)