Climate Change Working Paper : C 07 # 3

Abstract

The precautionary principle has been proposed as a basis making decisions about environmental health under conditions of uncertainty, but remains controversial. This paper shows how the precautionary principle may be interpreted as a guide to decisionmaking in complex systems characterised by unfavorable surprises. The application of the precautionary… (More)

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@inproceedings{Quiggin2007ClimateCW, title={Climate Change Working Paper : C 07 # 3}, author={John Quiggin}, year={2007} }