"Risks and Risk Governance in Shale Gas Development" ed. by Paul C. Stern
Board on Environmental Change and Society; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2014 | ISBN: 0309312574 9780309312578 | 157 pages | PDF | 6 MB
This volume considers and assesses claims about the levels and types of risk posed by shale gas development and about the adequacy of existing governance procedures. Authors from engineering, natural, and social scientific communities examined the range of risks and of social and decision-making issues in risk characterization and governance related to gas shale development.