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The purpose of this study, Housing Recovery on the Gulf Coast, Phase II, is to assess the state of housing recovery in the states hardest hit by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita—Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas—and to examine the role of supplemental CDBG funds in supporting that recovery. The study’s main research questions are these:
1. What is the overall state of housing recovery in areas most affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita?
2. What factors have affected the extent of housing recovery?
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.