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Cost-benefit analysis and environmental impact assessment



Cost-benefit analysis and environmental impact assessment



Environmental Impact Assessment Review 10(1/2): 55-68



The need to marry ecology and economics is the underlying theme of a report by the World Commission on Environmental Development. This paper argues the case for utilizing extended cost-benefit analysis in environmental impact assessment. Environmental assessment requires that all impacts, ecological, economic, and sociological, be integrated. Assessment should be presented in a form that allows a decision maker to rapidly comprehend the net effects of a project or policy.

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DOI: 10.1016/0195-9255(90)90006-l



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