Strategies for Logistics in Case of a Natural Disaster

Report Number: NPS-LM-11-188

Series: Logistics Management

Category: Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR)

Report Series: Sponsored Report

Authors: Aruna Apte, Keenan D. Yoho

Title: Strategies for Logistics in Case of a Natural Disaster

Published: 2011-09-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/NPS-LM-11-188.pdf

Keywords: logistics, natural disaster, humanitarian assistance, humanitarian aid, disaster response

Abstract:

The need to effectively and efficiently provide emergency supplies and services is increasing all over the world. We investigate four policy options