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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

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ISBN13: 9780226238067
ISBN: 0226238067
Published: June 2001
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Format: Hardback
Price: £31.00

This text takes on the critical controversies in environmental law in the late 1990s: how to assess the values of future environmental benefits; how to use economic measurements of environmental values; and how to streamline the regulatory process to respond to changing scientific data. Daniel Farber steers a middle course between the ""bean counters,"" who advocate strict cost-benefit analysis, and the ""tree huggers,"" who favour environmental protection at any cost.;The book explores fundamental issues in environmental economics, the philosophical disputes over the legitimacy of cost-benefit analysis, and the legal issues involved in applying and interpreting complex environmental statues. Synthesizing the best of our existing regulatory regime, Farber's analysis cuts a path through the thickets surrounding environmental policy.

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