Table of contents for Poisoned for pennies : the economics of toxics and precaution / by Frank Ackerman.

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 Poisoned for Pennies
The Economics of Toxics and Precaution
Introduction
Acknowledgments
Chapter 1: Pricing the Priceless
Chapter 2: Cost-Benefit Analysis of Past Decisions
Chapter 3: The Unbearable Lightness of Regulatory Costs
Chapter 4: Precaution, Uncertainty, and Dioxin
Chapter 5: The Economics of Atrazine
Chapter 6: Ignoring the Benefits of Pesticides Regulation
Chapter 7: Modeling Uncertainty: the US Response to BSE
Chapter 8: Costs of Preventable Childhood Illness
Chapter 9: Phasing out a Problem Plastic
Chapter 10: The Costs of REACH
Chapter 11: Impacts of REACH on Developing Countries
Chapter 12: How Should the US Respond to REACH? 
Conclusion: Economics and Precautionary Policies
Appendices
Notes
Bibliography

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Environmental policy -- Cost effectiveness.
Environmental health -- Government policy -- Cost effectiveness.
Medical policy -- Cost effectiveness.