Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis

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Volume 10 - Issue 2 of the JBCA Fall 2019 issue is now available. The issue includes the following:

  • "Editor's Introduction: BCA takes hold in the U.S. Federal Government" by Thomas J. Kniesner

  • "How Systems Analysis, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis, or Benefit-Cost Analysis First Became Influential in Federal Government Program Decision-Making" by Alain Enthoven

  • "Valuing Children's Fatality Risk Reductions" by Lisa A. Robinson, William J. Raich, James K. Hammitt, Lucy O'Keeffe

  • "The Value of the Risk to Life in the Context of Crime" by Emilio Picasso, Mariana Conte Grand

  • "Dynamic Benefit-Cost Analysis for Uncertain Futures" by Susan E. Dudley, Daniel R. Pérez, Brian F. Mannix, Christopher Carrigan (free to view)

  • "Muddling-Through and Deep Learning for Managing Large-Scale Uncertain Risks" by Tony Cox (free to view)

  • From Football to Oil Rigs: Risk Assessment for Combined Cyber and Physical Attacks" by Fred S. Roberts (free to view)

  • Nuclear War as a Global Catastrophic Risk" by James Scouras (free to view)

  • Responsible Precautions for Uncertain Environmental Risks" by W. Kip Viscusi, Joel Huber, Jason Bell (free to view)

Volume 10 - Issue 1 of the JBCA Spring 2019 Issue is now available. The issue includes the following:

  • "Most Consumers Don’t Buy Hybrids: Is Rational Choice a Sufficient Explanation?" by Denvil Duncan,Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis, Spring Issue, JBCA Arthur Lin Ku, Alyssa Julian, Sanya Carley, Saba Siddiki, Nikolaos Zirogiannis, John D. Graham (Free to view)
  • "Retrospective Evaluation of the Costs of Complying with Light-Duty Vehicle Surface Coating Requirements" by Ann Wolverton, Ann E. Ferris, Nathalie B. Simon (Free to view)

  • "Benefit-Cost Analysis, Policy Impacts, and Congressional Hearings" by Deven Carlson, Joseph Ripberger, Wesley Wehde, Hank Jenkins-Smith, Carol Silva, Kuhika Gupta, Benjamin Jones, Robert Berrens

  • "Estimates of Law Enforcement Costs by Crime Type for Benefit-Cost Analyses" by Priscillia Evelyne Hunt, Jessica Saunders, Beau Kilmer

  • "Cost-Benefit Analysis Theory versus Practice at the World Bank 1960 to 2015" by William A. Ward

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