TITLE

Taking the Surprise Out of the Next Attack

AUTHOR(S)
Quinn, William T.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
njbiz;1/20/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the campaign initiated by the Business Executives for National Security (BENS) team to promote preparedness in their aim to counteract the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Components of the project; Efforts exerted by the team in pursuit of the project; Views of BENS chief executive officer Charles Boyd on the significance of a systematic response.
ACCESSION #
9167550

 

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