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Some Implications of Cognitive Psychology for Risk Regulation


  • Noll, Roger G
  • Krier, James E


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  • Noll, Roger G & Krier, James E, 1990. "Some Implications of Cognitive Psychology for Risk Regulation," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 19(2), pages 747-779, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:jlstud:v:19:y:1990:i:2:p:747-79
    DOI: 10.1086/467870

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