Managing risks in the public interest

by N. C. Lind

Publisher: Institute for Risk Research, University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ont

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Edition Notes

StatementN.C. Lind, J.S. Nathwani, E. Siddall.
ContributionsNathwani, Jatin S., 1951-, Siddall, E., University of Waterloo. Institute for Risk Research
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22253476M
ISBN 100969287062

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