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  1. Economics and Episodic Disease

    The Benefits of Preventing a Giardiasis Outbreak

    By Winston Harrington, Alan J. Krupnick, Walter O. Spofford Jr.

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1991, this study uses the 1983 outbreak of Giardiasis in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania as a case study to explore the social costs of waterborne illnesses to a community. With over 6,000 people affected in that particular case, Economics and Episodic Disease emphasises the...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Regulatory Approach to Air Quality Management

    A Case Study of New Mexico

    By Winston Harrington

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In the wake of the Clean Air Amendments of 1970 in the United States, sources of emissions could be held accountable for the degradation of air quality in the local environment. This case study of air quality management in New Mexico was produced to shed some light on the procedures and activities...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Rules in the Making

    A Statistical Analysis of Regulatory Agency Behavior

    By Wesley Magat, Alan J. Krupnick, Winston Harrington

    Series: RFF Policy and Governance Set

    Rules in the Making represents an attempt to revolutionize ways of thinking about regulatory decision-making. The book tries to show that statistical methodologies can be used to determine what factors are important in the establishment of government regulation by developing a mathematical model of...

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  4. Enforcing Pollution Control Laws

    By Clifford S. Russell, Winston Harrington, William J. Vaughn

    Series: RFF Policy and Governance Set

    Economic models are used to show the extent of the difficulties involved in monitoring and enforcing pollution control laws on a continual basis. The authors make several recommendations for policy change. They also show that high rates of compliance can be achieved within tight budget constraints....

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  5. Reforming Regulatory Impact Analysis

    Edited by Winston Harrington, Lisa Heinzerling, Richard D Morgenstern

    Over the past decades, considerable debate has emerged surrounding the use of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) to analyze and make recommendations for environmental and safety regulations. Critics argue that CBA forces values on unquantifiable factors, that it does not adequately measure benefits across...

    Published July 1st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Choosing Environmental Policy

    Comparing Instruments and Outcomes in the United States and Europe

    Edited by Winston Professor Harrington, Richard D. Professor Morgenstern, Thomas Professor Sterner

    The two distinct approaches to environmental policy include direct regulation-sometimes called 'command and control' policies-and regulation by economic, or market-based incentives. This book is the first to compare the costs and outcomes of these approaches by examining realworld applications. In...

    Published September 16th 2004 by Routledge

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