Polluted Logic: How EPA's ozone standard illustrates the flaws of cost-benefit analysis
Publication Date: January 2007
Publisher(s): OMB Watch (Organization : U.S.)
Keywords: ground-level ozone; cost-benefit analysis; regulatory process
Polluted Logic tracks EPA's recent revision of the national standard for ozone and shows how the use of cost-benefit analysis in the rulemaking has been useless to policy makers and has only complicated the debate over whether to tighten the standard.