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Experimental results on individuals� preferences for temporal sequences of outcomes related to air quality and near-shore ocean water quality are discussed and compared to previous research on the preferences for sequences of health and money outcomes. Generally, participants gave significantly lower ratings to environmental sequences (with equal means)(More)
Over the past 20 years, several epidemiological studies have found an association between exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMFs) and health effects, including childhood leukemia and adult brain cancer. However, experts strongly disagree about whether this association is causal and, if so, how strong it is. In this article, we examine several alternatives(More)
The private and public orphanages that dotted the child welfare landscape three or more decades ago have been widely condemned, often without qualification, by child welfare researchers and practitioners for " harming " children in multiple ways, emotionally, behaviorally, and intellectually. This paper reports the findings of a second extensive survey of(More)
Disclaimer Although the information in this document has been funded in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under Contract # 68-W6-0055 to Stratus Consulting Inc., it may not necessarily reflect the views of the Agency and no official endorsement should be inferred. Summarization Dr. Keller began by saying that she would talk about two(More)
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