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An analysis of regulatory decisions on food-use pesticides under the Food Quality and Protection Act
To ensure the safety of older pesticides used in the United States, the EPA required the reregistration of pesticide uses which were first introduced before 1984. Using a dataset of reregistration outcomes for 2722 pesticide ...
Agriculture, Environmental Incentive Payments, and Water Quality in the Chesapeake Bay
Nonpoint sources (NPS) pollution from agriculture is the leading source of water quality impairment in U.S. rivers and streams, and a major contributor to lakes, wetlands, estuaries and coastal waters (U.S. EPA 2016). ...
Environmental Federalism: Chinese Governmental Behaviors in Pollution Regulations
China's economic growth has come with the cost of environmental deterioration. The economy has faced with many problems in land resource depletion and industrial pollution. I examine two policies that tackle three major ...