Management of Hazardous Waste and Contaminated Land

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Hilary Sigman; Sarah Stafford;
  • Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University, Department of Economics
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1146/annurev-resource-083110-120011
  • Subject: Environmental Economics, Pollution, Liability, Enforcement, Superfund | USA | Sonderabfall | Q5 | Abfallentsorgung | liability | Bodenschutz | enforcement | Bodensanierung | pollution | superfund | Rechtsdurchsetzung | environmental protection, pollution, liability, Superfund | environmental economics
    • jel: jel:H77 | jel:Q5 | jel:Q58 | jel:K32 | jel:Q53 | jel:R30
      ddc: ddc:330

Regulation of hazardous waste and cleanup of contaminated sites are two major components of modern public policy for environmental protection. We review the literature on these related areas, with emphasis on empirical analyses. Researchers have identified many behavior... View more
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