|Obama Launches BP Oil-Spill Lawsuit|
|Wednesday, December 15, 2010|
|Investigators Urge Larger Federal Risk-Reduction Role|
|Monday, September 15, 2008|
After reviewing 50 years of decision making on levee and flood wall construction in the New Orleans area before Hurricane Katrina, RFF water resources planning expert Leonard Shabman concludes that policymakers never intended to make risk versus cost tradeoffs: "In every instance as their choices were made, there is never any evidence that they thought, 'I am going to accept increased risk to save money."
|Gaps in Aging Levees Leave DC Landmarks Exposed|
|Friday, July 25, 2008|
Leonard Shabman comments on the failure to ensure maintenance and repair of DC levees.
|Cosmic Markdown: EPA Says Life Is Worth Less|
|Saturday, July 19, 2008|
Joe Aldy discusses research involved in determining the value of statistical life
|A Little Risky Business |
|Thursday, November 22, 2007|
|The Economist |
Terry Davies is quoted on the difficulty in determining standards for monitoring nanoparticles.
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