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Altruism and environmental risks to health of parents and their children

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  • Dickie, Mark
  • Gerking, Shelby

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.

Volume (Year): 53 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 (May)
Pages: 323-341

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jeeman:v:53:y:2007:i:3:p:323-341

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  1. Dickie, M. & Gerking, S.D., 2009. "Family behavior: Implications for health benefits transfer from adults to children," Open Access publications from Tilburg University, Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-4628500, Tilburg University.
  2. Anna Alberini & Milan Šcasný, 2010. "Context and the VSL: Evidence from a Stated Preference Study in Italy and the Czech Republic," Working Papers, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei 2010.66, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
  3. Cameron, Trudy Ann & DeShazo, J.R. & Johnson, Erica H., 2010. "The effect of children on adult demands for health-risk reductions," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 364-376, May.
  4. Brandt, Sylvia & Vasquez Lavin, Felipe & Hanemann, W. Michael, 2008. "Designing contingent valuation scenarios for environmental health : the case of childhood asthma," CUDARE Working Paper Series, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy 1076, University of California at Berkeley, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Policy.
  5. Dickie, M. & Gerking, S.D., 2007. "Altruism and environmental risks to health of parents and their children," Open Access publications from Tilburg University, Tilburg University urn:nbn:nl:ui:12-4628498, Tilburg University.
  6. Cai, Yongxia & Shaw, W. Douglass & Wu, Ximing, 2008. "Risk Perception and Altruistic Averting Behavior: Removing Arsenic in Drinking Water," 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) 6149, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
  7. Jeremiah Hurley & Emmanouil Mentzakis, 2011. "Existence and Magnitude of Health-related Externalities: Evidence from a Choice Experiment," Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis Working Paper Series, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis (CHEPA), McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada 2011-01, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis (CHEPA), McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada.
  8. Shelby Gerking & Mark Dickie & Marcella Veronesi, 2012. "Valuation of Human Health: An Integrated Model of Willingness to Pay for Mortality and Morbidity Risk Reductions," NCEE Working Paper Series, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 201207, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, revised Oct 2012.
  9. Veronesi, Marcella & Chawla, Fabienne & Maurer, Max & Lienert, Judit, 2014. "Climate change and the willingness to pay to reduce ecological and health risks from wastewater flooding in urban centers and the environment," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 98(C), pages 1-10.
  10. Mary Evans & V. Smith, 2010. "Measuring how risk tradeoffs adjust with income," Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, Springer, Springer, vol. 40(1), pages 33-55, February.
  11. Hurley, Jeremiah & Mentzakis, Emmanouil, 2013. "Health-related externalities: Evidence from a choice experiment," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 671-681.
  12. Evans, Mary F. & Poulos, Christine & Kerry Smith, V., 2011. "Who counts in evaluating the effects of air pollution policies on households? Non-market valuation in the presence of dependencies," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 62(1), pages 65-79, July.
  13. Wiktor Adamowicz & Mark Dickie & Shelby Gerking & Marcella Veronesi & David Zinner, 2013. "Household Decision-Making and Valuation of Environmental Health Risks to Parents and their Children," NCEE Working Paper Series, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 201306, National Center for Environmental Economics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, revised Dec 2013.
  14. Martina Menon & Federico Perali & Marcella Veronesi, 2013. "Social Inclusion and Altruism: Preferences for Juvenile Rehabilitation Programs," Working Papers, University of Verona, Department of Economics 18/2013, University of Verona, Department of Economics.

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