Public- and private-good values of statistical lives: Results from a combined choice-experiment and contingent-valuation survey


We present a stated-preference study where values of statistical lives (VSL) are derived both as public and private goods, and related separately to environmental causes, traffic accidents and heart disease. 1000 randomly chosen individuals in Norway were faced a three-part valuation procedure: 1) pairwise comparisons (conjoint analysis), 2) combined… (More)


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