Environmental decisions in the face of uncertainty [E-Book] / Committee on Decision Making Under Uncertainty, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Washington, District of Columbia : National Academies Press, [2013]
1 online resource (280 pages) : illustrations
9780309130356 (e-book)
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Risk Assessment and Uncertainty
  • Uncertainty in Technological and Economic Factors in EPA's Decision Making
  • Uncertainty and Decision Making: Lessons from Other Public Health Contexts
  • Incorporating Uncertainty into Decision Making
  • Communication of Uncertainty
  • Synthesis and Recommendations
  • Appendix A: Approaches to Accounting for Uncertainty
  • Appendix B: Committee Member Biographical Sketches
  • Appendix C: Meeting Agendas.