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Author Urwellen, Robert H.

Title Oil spill costs and impacts / Robert H. Urwellen
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 45 pages) : illustrations
Contents Location impacts costs in different ways -- Type of oil spilled impacts the extent of the response effort and the amount of damage -- Fund has been able to cover costs not paid by responsible parties, but risk remain -- Some recent adjustments to liability limits do not reflect the cost of major spills -- Liability limits have not been adjusted for inflation -- Certification of compliance with the new liability limits is not in place -- Other challenges could also affect the fund's condition -- Concluding observations -- Appendix I : information on spill response
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 35-40) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Oil spills -- Economic aspects.
Oil spills -- Environmental aspects.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008055221
ISBN 1614704708 (electronic bk.)
9781614704706 (electronic bk.)