* Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania.
1 Matthew D. Adler & Eric A. Posner, Implementing Cost-Benefit Analysis When Preferences Are Distorted, 29 J. Legal Stud. 1105 (2000) [hereinafter Adler & Posner, Implementing CBA]; Matthew D. Adler & Eric A. Posner, Rethinking Cost-Benefit Analysis, 109 Yale L.J. 165 (1999) [hereinafter Adler & Posner, Rethinking CBA].
2 Matthew D. Adler, Beyond Efficiency and Procedure: A Welfarist Theory of Regulation, 28 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 241 (2000) [hereinafter Adler, Beyond Efficiency]; Matthew D. Adler, Fear Assessment: Cost-Benefit Analysis and the Pricing of Fear and Anxiety, 79 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. (forthcoming 2004); Matthew Adler, Incommensurability and Cost-Benefit Analysis, 146 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1371 (1998); Matthew D. Adler, Risk, Death and Harm: The Normative Foundations of Risk Regulation, 87 Minn. L. Rev. 1293 (2003).
3 See Adler & Posner, Rethinking CBA, supra note 1, at 176–94.
4 See id. at 197–204.
5 See id. at 190–91.
6 See, e.g., Jules L. Coleman, Efficiency, Utility, and Wealth Maximization, 8 Hofstra L. Rev. 509 (1980); Ronald M. Dworkin, Is Wealth a Value?, 9 J. Legal Stud. 191 (1980).
7 See Adler & Posner, Rethinking CBA, supra note 1, at 204–16.
8 See id. at 206–08.
9 Martha C. Nussbaum, Women and Human Development: The Capabilities Approach 78–80 (2000).
10 See Adler, Beyond Efficiency, supra note 2, at 297–302.
11 See Adler & Posner, Implementing CBA, supra note 1, at 1116–25.
12 See Adler & Posner, Rethinking CBA, supra note 1, at 220–21.
13 See id. at 243–45.
14 See id. at 216–43.
15 David M. Driesen, The Economic Dynamics of Environmental Law, 31 B.C. Envtl. Aff. L. Rev. 501, 508 (2004).
16 Id.
17 Id. at 527–28.
18 Id. at 519–20.
19 See generally Reid Hastie & Robyn M. Dawes, Rational Choice in an Uncertain World: The Psychology of Judgment and Decisionmaking (2001).
20 See Shelly Kagan, Normative Ethics 59–77 (1998).
21 See Adler, Beyond Efficiency, supra note 2, at 314.
22 See id. at 315–17.
23 See Louis Kaplow & Steven Shavell, Fairness Versus Welfare 16 (2002).
24 See id.
25 See id. at 52–58.
26 See Adler, Beyond Efficiency, supra note 2, at 317–19.
27 See id. at 309–11.
28 John Rawls, A Theory of Justice (1971).
29 Exec. Order No. 12,866, 58 Fed. Reg. 51,735 (Sept. 30, 1993).