Overview

  • Howard Kunreuther
  • Eryl Ley

Abstract

The term risk analysis has generated considerable controversy in recent years as to its meaning and importance with respect to societal decision making. The papers and especially the discussions included in this volume illuminate different aspects of this risk debate. The participants represent diverse disciplinary backgrounds, but all of them have an interest in the decision process and institutional aspects of risk.

Keywords

Corn Petroleum Defend Stake 

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© International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg/Austria 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard Kunreuther
    • 1
  • Eryl Ley
    • 1
  1. 1.International Institute for Applied Systems AnalysisLaxenburgAustria

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