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Superfund and Transaction Costs

Acton

Superfund and Transaction Costs

Experiences of I

by Acton

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by RAND .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Compliance costs,
  • United States,
  • Liability for hazardous substances pollution damages,
  • Hazardous substances,
  • Insurance, Liability,
  • Law and legislation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8187894M
    ISBN 100833012398
    ISBN 109780833012395

      Commentary Second Circuit Revisits Limitations Period for CERLCA Cost Recovery A critical element of the CERCLA regime is a mechanism by which parties who have or will spend large sums of money. RCRA, Superfund and EPCRA hotline training module. Introduction to: Brownfields economic redevelopment initiative and environmental justice (updated february ). United States: N. p.,

    Jonathan Cannon, director of the Law School’s Program in Law, Communities and the Environment (PLACE), joined the Law School faculty in from the Environmental Protection Agency, where he served as general counsel () and assistant administrator for administration and resources management (). Prior to his work with the EPA, Cannon was in the private practice. In economics and related disciplines, a transaction cost is a cost in making any economic trade when participating in a market.. Oliver E. Williamson's Transaction Cost Economics popularized the concept of transaction costs. Douglass C. North argues that institutions, understood as the set of rules in a society, are key in the determination of transaction costs.

    The report included both federal Superfund cases and sites covered by state cleanup programs. In , the four insurers together spent $72 million on these cases, of which 88 percent went for transaction costs (mostly legal fees, with some administrative expenses). In doing so Munger brings a fresh perspective on the 'sharing economy' in clear and engaging writing that is accessible to both general and specialist readers. He shows how, for the first time, entrepreneurs can sell reductions in transaction costs, rather than reductions in the costs of the products themselves.


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An analysis of EPA decisions under superfund / Shreekant Gupta, George Van Houtven, and Maureen L. Cropper --Evaluating the effects of alternative superfund liability rules / Lewis A.

Kornhauser and Richard L. Revesz --Evaluating the impact of alternative superfund financing Superfund and Transaction Costs book / Katherine N. Probst --The transaction costs generated by. "Analyzing Superfund brings together some of the most important theoretical and empirical work from the research community on four issues central to the evaluation of Superfund: cleanup standards, the liability regime, transaction costs, and natural resource damages."--BOOK JACKET.

The Superfund law faced criticism for being wasteful, inefficient and expensive. These papers sought to shed light on this argument in relation to clean-up standards, the liability regime, transaction costs and natural resource damage.

This title will be of interest to students of Environmental Studies and professionalsCited by: Get this from a library. Superfund and transaction costs: the experiences of insurers and very large industrial firms.

[Jan Paul Acton; Lloyd S Dixon; Rand Corporation.; Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)] -- Congress enacted the Superfund program in to clean up the nation's worst inactive hazardous-waste sites.

Superfund uses a liability-based approach intended to help government tap. Get this from a library. Fixing Superfund: the effect of the proposed Superfund Reform Act of on transaction costs.

[Lloyd S Dixon; Rand Corporation.; Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)]. In this book, the authors develop information on who pays the costs and who bears the burden under the current liability scheme in Superfund on a site-by-site basis. Superfund has been roundly criticized in many different quarters, making clear the need for dispassionate study of the law and its myriad ramifications.

Issues addressed in this book will endure long after legislative action is completed. An important contribution to debate over Superfund and American environmental policy. Transaction costs are important to investors because they are one of the key determinants of net returns. Different asset classes have different ranges of standard transaction costs.

Superfund and Transactions Costs: The Experiences of Insurers and Very Large Industrial Firms, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica (). The Pension SuperFund is the UK’s first consolidating pension ‘superfund’. We offer a safe and affordable way for British businesses to keep their pension promises to employees.

Our pensions offer the potential of higher returns at lower costs, while guaranteeing existing benefits. Promoting UK growth. ISBN:Product Code:EBKpages Emphasizing the practitioner’s needs for focused, case-oriented information, this guidebook to CERCLA liti.

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[Jan Paul Acton; Institute for Civil Justice (U.S.)] -- The Superfund program, established by Congress in and reauthorized inis intended to handle emergencies arising from the release of. Superfund: CERCLA Overview The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), commonly known as Superfund, was enacted by Congress on Decem This law created a tax on the chemical and petroleum industries and provided broad Federal authority to respond directly to releases or threatened releases of.

The NCP was developed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in response to the congressional enactment of The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) of Decemas amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) ofand by section (d) of the Clean Water Act (CWA).

Superfund and Transaction Costs: The Experiences of Insurers and Very Large Industrial Firms. Congress enacted the Superfund program in to clean up the nation's worst inactive hazardous-waste sites. Superfund uses a liability-based approach intended to help government tap private-sector resources to finance and conduct cleanups.

tal cost of cleaning up sites on EPA’s National Pri-orities List. This is just about equal to the savings that are likely to be reaped in responsible party transaction costs. In terms of the effect on the overall costs of the Superfund program, eliminat-ing retroactive liability would save a mere 4% of total costs, according to our estimates.

But, held the court, those parties could bring claims to reallocate their costs under the private cost recovery provision of Section (a)()(B), as in. EPA’s Superfund program is responsible for cleaning up some of the nation’s most contaminated land and responding to environmental emergencies, oil spills and natural disasters.

To protect public health and the environment, the Superfund program focuses on making a visible and lasting difference in communities, ensuring that people can live. th Superfund site. And our goal is to complete cleanup on another sites by the end of the year We are also making great progress on a major goal of our Administration -- reducing litigation and transaction costs, working more cooperatively with responsible parties, increasing.

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