Jump to main content.

A Stated Preference Approach, Volume I of Economic Valuation of Mortality Risk Reduction

Quick Links

Media

Subject

Author

New Records

Research Organization

New Downloads

Title

Series Title

Purpose

Subject Downloadable

Title (Downloadable)

Geographic Area


Show details for KeywordsKeywords
Show details for Participating OrganizationsParticipating Organizations
Show details for Report DetailsReport Details
Hide details for SummarySummary
This study uses stated preference questions to evaluate preferences and values for risk reductions. Stated preference (SP) approaches use survey questions to have respondents explicitly or implicitly state their preferences and values (as opposed to a revealed preference approach based on interpreting observed behavior). The SP approach is used to provide comprehensive preference and valuation information on a wide range of situations (e.g., different fatal risk causes, different risk levels, different timing of risks) that are not available with observed behavior. Considerable variation is shown in the implied value of statistical life (VSL) depending on the risk level, type of risk (cancer, heart attack, or motor vehicle accident), and timing of risk.

Hide details for How to Obtain ReportHow to Obtain Report

Download report now
Use link to download or view the report

Date Linked: 05/28/2009

Local Navigation


Jump to main content.