Markets and mortality : economics, dangerous work, and the value of human life /

In this book the author examines and ultimately rejects the conventional economic view that workers who have more dangerous jobs accept their risks voluntarily and are compensated through higher wages. In doing so, he attacks widely used techniques for assigning a monetary value to human life for co...

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Main Author: Dorman, Peter, 1949- (Author)
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
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Location: EBook

Call Number: Online HD7262 .D58 1996
Online Access:Lake Forest College full text. Accessible anywhere on Lake Forest College campus or with a College login.