Why Was Boston Strong?: PCL faculty lead a research initiative on the response to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
PCL and IDEASpHERE: Dean David T. Ellwood highlights Howitt and Leonard's research on the Boston Marathon bombing at the launch of the Campaign for Harvard Kennedy School.
Crisis Leadership in Action: HKS highlights research by Faculty Co-Directors Howitt and Leonard.
Reputational Crises: Faculty Co-Director Dutch Leonard analyzes Gov. Christie's and Target's responses to their respective crises.
Hurricane Sandy: Joseph Pfeifer, Senior Fellow and FDNY's Chief of Counterterrorism and Emergency Preparedness, discusses responding to the Breezy Point fires.
Past Event Highlights:
Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later, a JFK Jr. Forum Panel
April 16, 2014
A Mayor’s Perspective on Disaster Response: Mayor Walter Maddox on the 2011 Tuscaloosa, Alabama Tornado
December 4, 2013
Haiti: Progress and Challenges Three Years Later, a JFK Jr. Forum Panel
February 26, 2013
Asia Public Policy Forum: Disaster Management in Asia
May 13 - 15, 2012
NEW White Paper: "Why Was Boston Strong? Lessons from the Boston Marathon Bombing"
NEW Case Study: "Rebuilding Aceh" profiles how the Indonesian government coordinated the massive, multi-organizational recovery effort that followed the devastating 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
Article: Howitt et al, "An Incident Management System for Japan?"