Accession Number:

AD1062801

Title:

Homeland Security National Risk Characterization: Risk Assessment Methodology

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

RAND Corporation Santa Monica United States

Report Date:

2018-09-19

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

In 2016, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security DHS, Office of Policy Strategy, Plans, Analysis, and Risk SPAR, asked the RAND National Defense Research Institute NDRI to design and implement a homeland security national risk assessment to help inform DHS strategic planning by identifying and characterizing natural hazards and threats to the nation. This assessment can be used by DHS to assist in identifying the greatest risks to homeland security and to support prioritization of DHS mission elements.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE