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The continuing efforts in the 104th Congress to legislate requirements for cost-benefit analysis (CBA) and the revised Office of Management and Budget guidelines for the [...]
1997 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Cost-benefits analysis is a powerful method of evaluating the economic merits of public sector investments. Demands by treasury departments for justification of budgets o [...]
1996-09 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Decisions concerning environmental protection hinge on estimates of economic burden. Over the past 30 years, economists have developed and applied various tools to measur [...]
2003 | Working or Discussion Paper |
At the present time no widely accepted temporal emissions path for greenhouse gases has been developed and adopted at either a country or a global level. What does exist [...]
2004 | Working or Discussion Paper |
In this paper we first describe the legal and administrative basis of mandates that variously require and eschew economic measures for environmental management. We then s [...]
1998 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Government, corporate and other decision makers are more and more often being urged to 'act sustainably' and to pursue policy paths toward 'sustainable development.' Howe [...]
1998 | Working or Discussion Paper |
A significant literature has developed to estimate the damages to third parties from new electricity generation technologies. This paper focuses on how such estimates can [...]
1996 | Working or Discussion Paper |
EPA appears likely to tighten the ambient ozone standard, even as many areas of the country are having great difficulties meeting the current standard. This paper offers [...]
1996 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), which was signed into law on January 1, 1970, has come to be regarded as the first major piece of federal legislation to cal [...]
1996-07 | Journal Article |
This paper considers how moderate actions to slow atmospheric accumulation of greenhouse gases from fossil fuel use also could reduce conventional air pollutants in the U [...]
2001 | Working or Discussion Paper |