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Benefit-Cost Analysis

Environmental regulations can correct harmful market failures, but almost always come with a price. Policymakers often conduct benefit–cost analyses to help balance environmental goals with economic growth. Experts at RFF have produced a rich body of work on the measuring of both benefits and costs, as well evaluating how such analyses are conducted in practice.

The Costs and Benefits of Repealing Regulations

Read RFF's cost-benefit analyses of six regulations.

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Retrospective Analysis of Environmental Regulation

Read about the value of retrospective analysis.

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