Discuss the critical missing elements of mitigation efforts.

Discuss the critical missing elements of mitigation efforts. Fully utilize the materials that have been provided to you in order to support your response. Your initial post should be at least 500 words, APA style with quotations, annotations and references from the readings.

Academic Resources:

Anand Kumar, T. S., & Newport, J. K. (2005). Role of microfinance in disaster mitigation. Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal, 14(2), 176-182. doi:10.1108/09653560510595173

Ganderton, P. T. (2005). ‘Benefit–Cost analysis’ of disaster mitigation: Application as a policy and decision-making tool.Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, 10(3), 445-465. doi:10.1007/s11027-005-0055-6

Kunreuther, H. (2006). Disaster mitigation and insurance: Learning from katrina. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 604(1), 208-227. doi:10.1177/0002716205285685

Li, J., & Landry, C. E. (2012). Participation in the community rating system of NFIP: Empirical analysis of north carolina counties.Natural Hazards Review, 13(3), 205-220. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)NH.1527-6996.0000073