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Title Workplace injuries and diseases : prevention and compensation : essays in honor of Terry Thomason / Karen Roberts, John F. Burton, Jr., Matthew M. Bodah, editors
Imprint Kalamazoo, Mich. : W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2005
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  363.116 W89255 2005    AVAILABLE  -  30500101476482
Descript xv, 301 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Papers from a conference entitled "Workers' Compensation: Current and Emerging Issues" held at the University of Rhode Island on March 27, 2004 to honor the former director of URI's Schmidt Labor Research Center
Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction / Karen Roberts -- Economic incentives and workplace safety / Terry Thomason -- The adequacy of workers' compensation cash benefits / Leslie I. Boden, Robert T. Reville, and Jeff Biddle -- Permanent partial disability benefits / John F. Burton, Jr. -- Issues in workers' compensation appeals system reform / Douglas E. Hyatt -- Performance measurement in workers' compensation systems / H. Allan Hunt -- The structure of and incentives from workers' compensation pricing / Karen Roberts -- Health care and workers' compensation / Cameron Mustard and Sandra Sinclair -- How can behavioral economics inform research on workplace injuries? / Seth A. Seabury ... [et al.] -- Revisiting black lung : can the Feds deliver workers' compensation for occupational disease? / Peter S. Barth -- Workers' compensation in Rhode Island : reform through business/labor cooperation / Matthew Carey
Subject Workers' compensation -- United States -- Congresses
Employers' liability insurance -- United States -- Congresses
Employers' liability -- United States -- Congresses
Industrial safety -- United States -- Costs -- Congresses
Industrial hygiene -- United States -- Costs -- Congresses
Alt Author Roberts, Karen, 1949-
Burton, John F
Bodah, Matthew M. (Matthew Michael)
Thomason, Terry
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