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Published: 05 January 2021

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780197539446

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Reviving Rationality

Saving Cost-Benefit Analysis for the Sake of the Environment and Our Health

Michael A. Livermore and Richard L. Revesz

  • Examines four decades of bipartisan experience with the use of cost-benefit analysis in US regulatory decision making
  • Provides detailed discussion of errors and biases in regulatory analyses conducted during Trump administration
  • Discusses role of partisan politics in influencing attitudes toward regulation and cost-benefit analysis

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