Do Citizens Want the Truth about Terrorist Threats Regardless of the Consequences?
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Thanks are due Michael Kaminsky and Eric Stewart for excellent research assistance related to this work and to Natalie Cardita for assistance in preparing several drafts of this paper. The research was supported by the United States Department of Homeland Security through the Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE) under grant numbers 2007-ST-061-000001 and DE-AC05-76RL01830. However, any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Department of Homeland Security, nor those of the National Bureau of Economic Research.