Whatever happened to the precautionary principle?


Whatever happened to the precautionary principle? It has been transferred from evidence to economics. Thus there is a disconnect from it’s natural constituency the “Conservative”. The trouble is, evidence is scarce in economics, so it is not clear how one can apply the precautionary principal to it beyond trying to maintain the status quo.

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