Hurricane Katrina and the Economy

Hurricane Katrina may or may not disrupt the U.S. and/or world economies, according to economists and other experts.

Some sample headlines:

Forewarned is forearmed, after all.

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Update: Jeff Quinton, Glenn Reynolds, Will Collier, and Preston Taylor Holmes report that gas prices are going up in their locales–and customer testiness along with them.

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James Joyner
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James Joyner is a Security Studies professor at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.