RISK: Health, Safety & Environment (1990-2002)


Although not definitive, the authors' study suggests potential benefits from having a general public better informed about global climate change. They find, e.g., that accurate information appears to increase willingness to accept personal sacrifice.

Repository Citation

Richard J. Bord, Ann Fisher & Robert E. O'Connor, Is Accurate Understanding of Global Warming Necessary to Promote Willingness to Sacrifice?, 8 RISK 339 (1997).