Books

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Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management
By Arnold M. Howitt, Herman B. "Dutch" Leonard, and David W. Giles, eds.
2017, Washington, DC: American Public Health Association

Containing 15 Harvard Kennedy School case studies on public health emergency preparedness and response, this book provides detailed accounts of a range of natural disasters, infectious diseases, and bio-terrorism. With chapters on Superstorm Sandy, the 2009 H1N1 pandemic, the 2001 anthrax attacks, and evacuations from Gulf Coast hurricanes, the book covers major areas in public health preparedness, portraying the varied and complex challenges the public health community faces when confronting disaster.

our-kids-by-robert-putnam-jacket-image_small.jpg Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis
By Robert D. Putnam
2015, Simon & Schuster
natural-disaster-management-cover_small.jpg Natural Disaster Management in the Asia-Pacific
Editors Caroline Brassard, David Giles, and Arn M. Howitt
2015, Springer
triumph_small.jpg Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier and Happier
Written by Edward Glaeser
2011, Penguin Press
religion_embed_largest.jpg Oxford Handbook on the Economics of Religion
Edited by Rachel M. McCleary
2011, Oxford University Press
saving-schools_small.jpg Saving Schools: From Horace Mann to Virtual Learning
Paul Peterson
2010, Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
glaeser_agglomeration_economics_medium.jpg Agglomeration Economics
Edited by Edward L. Glaeser
2010, The University of Chicago Press
howitt_managingcrisescq-1_medium.jpg Managing Crises: Responses to Large-Scale Emergencies
Edited by Arnold M. Howitt and Herman B. "Dutch" Leonard, with David Giles.
2009, CQ Press
mccleary-cover_medium.jpg Global Compassion:Private Voluntary Organizations and U.S. Foreign Policy Since 1939
Rachel M. McCleary
2009, Oxford University Press
glaeser_housing_markets__medium.jpg Housing Markets and the Economy:Risk, Regulation, and Policy
Edited by Edward L. Glaeser and John M. Quigley
2009, Lincoln Land Institute
glaeser_agglomeration_spatial_medium.jpg Cities, Agglomeration and Spatial Equilbrium
Edward L. Glaeser
2008, Oxford University Press
glaeser_federal_housing_policy_medium.jpg Rethinking Federal Housing Policy: How to Make Housing Plentiful and Affordable
Edward L. Glaeser and Joseph Gyourko
2008, AEI Press
fung_fulldisclosurecover_medium.jpg Full Disclosure
Archon Fung, Mary Graham and David Weil
2007, Cambridge University Press
governance_book_lazer_schoenberger_medium.jpg Governance and Information Technology
Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and David Lazer
2007, The MIT Press
peterson_schoolmoneytrials_medium.gif School Money and Trials: the Legal Pursuit of Educational Adequacy
Paul Peterson and Martin West
2007, Brookings Institution Press
kim_williams_mark_one_medium.gif Mark One or More: Civil Rights in Multiracial America
Kim Williams
2006, The University of Michigan Press
peterson_ktf_florida_book_medium.jpg Reforming Education in Florida: A Study Prepared by the Koret Task Force on K-12 Education
Edited by Paul Peterson
2006, Hoover Institution
peterson_education_gap_medium.gif The Education Gap: Vouchers and Urban Schools
(Revised Edition)
William G. Howell and Paul E. Peterson
2006, Brookings Institution Press, 2006
peterson_gen_change_medium.gif Generational Change: Closing the Test Score Gap
Edited by Paul Peterson
2006, Rowman & Littlefield
glaeser_corruption_medium.jpg Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History
Edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin
2006, The University of Chicago Press