AbstractIn the United States, risk regulation is separated into two components: risk assessment, the scientific or technical component, and the risk , management, the policy or political component. Public fears clearly do play a role in the formulation of government policies regulating risks, and it is not obvious that such fears should not play a role.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Business, Law and Economics Center, John M. Olin School of Business, Washington University in its series Washington University with number 97-01.
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