Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

What Makes Hierarchical Networks Succeed? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina

The network of organizations that responded to Hurricane Katrina was inherently difficult to coordinate. This paper examines how network task, capacity and coordination factors weakened the response.

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: La Follette School Working Paper No. 2006-029
  • Author(s): Donald P. Moynihan