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Regulatory science has been reframed for evaluating environmental risks of GM crops in both the USA and Europe. Social conflict has contributed to disputes over scientifi [...]
2003 | Journal Article |
Sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures are not new, but their significance in international agri-food trade continues to grow. Despite recent data collection efforts, [...]
2016 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
The common concept of uncertainty and risk, the definition of risk and the reason why the concept of risk is needed in the field of food safety are explained. Furthermore [...]
2012-09 | Journal Article |
This article examines three developing countries to identify capacities for innovative science policy: Brazil, South Africa and the Philippines. Using membership in regio [...]
29 November 2012 | Journal Article |
Regulation of carcinogens in the United States has been based on a "no threshold" policy. This makes the assumption there exists no level of exposure for which the possib [...]
1996 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The paper evaluates the desirability of compensation for regulatory takings. To do so, we describe a public choice model in which regulators' decisions are influenced by [...]
1996 | Working or Discussion Paper |
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 |
How "default options" should be used in health risk assessment divides the risk analysis profession. Some argue that these should be "hard": set by policy, generally bias [...]
1998 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The development of consumer concerns in the European context about food safety and environmental consequences of farming systems lead to the recent multiplication of priv [...]
2005 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |