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When the next hurricane hits Texas

Jim Blackburn, Baker Institute faculty scholar, discusses the calamity that will follow a hurricane strike on the plants and refineries of Galveston Bay. New York Times:

His 2015 paper, co-authored by Regina Buono and Larry Dunbar, describes new structural and nonstructural solutions that could better protect the Houston-Galveston region from the impact of hurricanes and severe storms.