Municipal Finance Journal

Volume 27, Number 2
Summer 2006
Editor: W. Bartley Hildreth

Editor’s Note
W. Bartley Hildreth

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Volume, Liquidity, and Investor Risk Perception in the Secondary Market:
Lessons from Katrina, Rita, and Wilma
Justin Marlowe

1-37

Bond Market Reactions to Hurricane Katrina:
An Investigation of Prices and Trading Activity of New Orleans Bonds
Dwight Denison

39-52

Natural Disasters and State and Local Finance In Louisiana:
A Case Study in 2005
James A. Richardson

53-74

Funding Homeland Security and Hurricane Preparedness:
Florida’s Local Governments Face Formidable Fiscal Pressures
Kiki Caruson and Susan A. MacManus

75-93

Hurricanes on the Alabama Gulf Coast:
The Manageable Impacts of Ivan and Katrina
Donna Milam Handley

98-111