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Catastrophe: Risk and Response

by Richard A. Posner
Format
Book
Published
New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Language
English
ISBN
0195178130
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Table of contents
Contents
  • What are the catastrophic risks, and how catastrophic are they?
  • Why so little is being done about the catastrophic risks
  • How to evaluate the catastrophic risks and the possible responses to them
  • How to reduce the catastrophic risks.
Description
x, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-314) and index.
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