Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves: An Independent Study to Assess the Future Savings from Mitigation Activities.
From 2000 to 2005, the MMC, commissioned by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), conducted a Congressionally mandated independent study that demonstrated that for every public dollar spent on mitigation, society saves $4. The completed study was delivered to Congress. Mitigation Saves up to publication of the Mitigation Saves 2017 Interim Report was the most often-quoted work on mitigation.
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