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Calculating externalities from damages in occupational health and safety

Abstract

This paper surveys the theoretical basis for the possibility that coal miner occupational health and safety damages are not adequately internalized into the production cost of mining coal and thereby impose an external cost on society.
Publication Date:
Jul 01, 1994
Product Type:
Technical Report
Report Number:
INIS-XA-N-159
Resource Relation:
Other Information: 1 ref; PBD: Jul 1994; Related Information: In: Estimating fuel cycle externalities: Analytical methods and issues. Report number 2 on the external costs and benefits of fuel cycles: A study by the U.S. Department of Energy and the Commission of the European Communities, 663 pages.
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; COAL MINING; COST ESTIMATION; ECONOMIC ANALYSIS; HEALTH HAZARDS; MATHEMATICAL MODELS; OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES; OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY
OSTI ID:
20478193
Research Organizations:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States); Resources for the Future, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Origin:
IAEA
Language:
English
Other Identifying Numbers:
Other: Contract DE-AC05-84OR21400; ISBN 1-56760-028-X; TRN: XA04N1452052306
Availability:
Available from INIS in electronic form
Submitting Site:
INIS
Size:
22 pages
Announcement Date:
Jul 20, 2004

Citation Formats

Burtraw, D, and Shefftz, J. Calculating externalities from damages in occupational health and safety. IAEA: N. p., 1994. Web.
Burtraw, D, & Shefftz, J. Calculating externalities from damages in occupational health and safety. IAEA.
Burtraw, D, and Shefftz, J. 1994. "Calculating externalities from damages in occupational health and safety." IAEA.
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title = {Calculating externalities from damages in occupational health and safety}
author = {Burtraw, D, and Shefftz, J}
abstractNote = {This paper surveys the theoretical basis for the possibility that coal miner occupational health and safety damages are not adequately internalized into the production cost of mining coal and thereby impose an external cost on society.}
place = {IAEA}
year = {1994}
month = {Jul}
}