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Poisoned for Pennies: The Economics of Toxics and Precaution

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Poisoned for Pennies shows how the misuse of cost-benefit analysis is impeding efforts to clean up and protect our environment, especially in the case of toxic chemicals. According to Ackerman, conservatives--in elected office, in state and federal regulatory agencies, and in businesses of every size--have been able to successfully argue that environmental clean-up and protection are simply too expensive. This new book, which finds Ackerman ranging from psychological research to risk analysis to the benefits of aggressive ...

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Poisoned for Pennies: The Economics of Toxics and Precaution
2008, Island Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781597264013

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Poisoned for Pennies: The Economics of Toxics and Precaution
2008, Island Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781597264006

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