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The Resource Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution, by Frank Ackerman

Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution, by Frank Ackerman

Label
Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution
Title
Poisoned for pennies
Title remainder
the economics of toxics and precaution
Statement of responsibility
by Frank Ackerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.738/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
A268 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution, by Frank Ackerman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0807/2007040654-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pricing the priceless -- Was environmental protection ever a good idea? -- The unbearable lightness of regulatory costs -- Precaution, uncertainty, and dioxin -- The economics of atrazine -- Ignoring the benefits of pesticides regulation -- Mad cows and computer models -- Costs of preventable childhood illness -- Phasing out a problem plastic -- The costs of REACH -- Impacts of REACH on developing countries -- How should the US respond to REACH? -- Conclusion: economics and precautionary policies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781597264006
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn173748825
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn378852772
Label
Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution, by Frank Ackerman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0807/2007040654-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-309) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pricing the priceless -- Was environmental protection ever a good idea? -- The unbearable lightness of regulatory costs -- Precaution, uncertainty, and dioxin -- The economics of atrazine -- Ignoring the benefits of pesticides regulation -- Mad cows and computer models -- Costs of preventable childhood illness -- Phasing out a problem plastic -- The costs of REACH -- Impacts of REACH on developing countries -- How should the US respond to REACH? -- Conclusion: economics and precautionary policies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781597264006
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn173748825
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn378852772

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