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Deceptive Science; The Problem with Risk Assessment


Montague, Peter

Publication Date:

January 1, 2005


Riskl assessment is used as a bulldozer by industry and goverbment to shove unwanted projects and practises into commnunities; this brief essay reveals the fatal scientific flaws in risk assessment and suggests an alternative way to get risk information into decisions.

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