Economic Development & Entrepreneurship after Katrina

Download Data Sheet Recovery & Business Development Hurricane Katrina shone a spotlight on the major challenges the greater New Orleans region had been facing for decades – high poverty, structural unemployment, major population declines, a non-diversified economy, and migrating businesses. All this meant that in the forty years preceding, the area underperformed the nation by […]




New Orleans Community

New Orleans Community, Hip Hop Artists, and Activists To Commemorate The 10-Year Anniversary Of Hurricane Katrina with Biggest Second Line Ever New Orleans Community, Hip Hop Artists, and Activists To Commemorate The 10-Year Anniversary Of Hurricane Katrina with Biggest Second Line Ever New Orleans, La ­ August 20, 2015 ­ To remember the lives lost, honor […]


Huff Post: The Lessons of Hurricane Katrina: How New Orleans Transformed Its Healthcare

Huff Post: The Lessons of Hurricane Katrina: How New Orleans Transformed Its Healthcare Hurricane Katrina was a defining event for so many. Ten years later, I reflect on the key learnings from those dark days and how New Orleans has overcome tremendous odds to bring about progressive changes in healthcare. Post-Katrina, the New Orleans’ healthcare […]