Politics of precaution regulating health, safety, and environmental risks in Europe and the United States
By: Vogel, David.Material type: BookPublisher: Princeton Princeton University Press 2012Description: xii,317p. 24 cm.ISBN: 9780691124162 .Subject(s): Consumer protection -- Europe | Consumer protection -- United States | Safety regulations -- Europe | Safety regulations -- United States | Public health laws -- Europe | Public health laws -- United States | Environmental policy -- Europe | Environmental policy -- United StatesDDC classification: 363.10094
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The transatlantic shift in regulatory stringency -- Explaining regulatory policy divergence -- Food safety and agriculture -- Air pollution -- Chemicals and hazardous substances -- Consumer safety -- Public risk perceptions and the preferences of policy makers -- The law and politics of risk assessment -- Broader implications.