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Why We Need Price Gouging: Benefits of Raising Prices During Crisis

Learn about the potential economic benefits of allowing stores to raise prices in order to meet increased demand. Could "price gouging" actually prevent shortages of essential goods?

What Hackers Want: Assessing an Organization's Most Valuable Assets

Taking steps to create a total asset matrix will help organizations identify their most valuable digital assets, evaluate the threat associated with each one, and protect them accordingly.

How APUS Is Preparing for the Coronavirus

By Dr. Wallace Boston

As news continues to emerge about the coronavirus (COVID-19), APUS wants to let you—our students—know that your health and well-being are of utmost concern to us. We want to reassure you that APUS is making every effort to ensure that your studies will continue with no disruption or downtime.

Emergency Response in Developing Countries: The Case of Guatemala

In this podcast episode, AMU's Drs. Kate Brannum and Michelle Watts discuss their research examining how a mostly volunteer fire service in Guatemala responded to the catastrophic eruption of Volcan de Fuego in 2018 with minimal financial support from the government.

Coronavirus in the US: Social Distancing and Educating the Public in a Time of Crisis

The fast spread of coronavirus poses a major risk to public health in the US and globally. In this podcast, AMU’s Dr. Samer Koutoubi discusses COVID-19’s impact on schools and businesses, local health protocols, the benefits of social distancing, and how communities can prepare for the growing number of cases.

Impact of Global and National Coronavirus Strategy on the SLTT Response

By Dr. Darrell Dantzler

Emergency managers must be actively monitoring global and national response strategies to the novel coronavirus. Learn how state and local emergency managers can improve public communication and potentially mitigate person-to-person transmission through strategies like social distancing.

What Hackers Want: Assessing an Organization’s Most Valuable Assets

By Dr. Kevin Harris

Leaders must know how to protect an organization's digital assets from hackers. Taking steps to create a total asset matrix will help them identify valuable assets, evaluate the threat associated with each one, and protect them accordingly.