xxv, 612 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Energy and environmental law & policy series ; v. 12.
Formatted Contents Note
The Prevention of Catastrophes : Liability Law and Safety Regulation On the Edge of Prevention and Compensation : Insurance Solutions to the Catastrophe Insurance Capacity Problem The Potential Role of the Government in Compensating Catastrophic Damages Summary Findings and Policy Recommendations Financial Compensation of Catastrophe Victims in Belgium Financial Compensation of Catastrophe Victims in France Financial Compensation of Catastrophe Victims in The Netherlands Financial Compensation of Catastrophe Victims in The United States of America Comparative Conclusions from a Law and Economics Perspective General Conclusions on Financial Compensation to Victims of Catastrophes.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -602) and index.
K1980 .B78 2010
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