Author Archives: Catherine E. Woteki

Helping Communities Use Data to Make Better Decisions

This article is in Preparing for the Next Flood, Spring 2018

Communities, especially small and rural ones, need to take advantage of new techniques for collecting and analyzing data to better serve their residents. Here’s a plan to help them succeed. Across the United States, cities and local communities are responsible for addressing the everyday societal needs of their residents. Their list of responsibilities includes protecting […]


This article is in What’s New about the New Economy, Fall 2001

Improving the military The Army is in the midst of a fundamental transformation to meet the challenges of the 21st century operational environment. In the not-too-distant future, we will rely on new equipment with significantly improved capabilities derived from leap-ahead technologies. Our highly skilled soldiers will employ these future combat systems and new warfighting concepts […]