Michael Jones-Lee and the value of statistical life, health and safety

Graham Loomes, Robert Sugden

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This is an appreciation of the life and work of Michael Jones-Lee. It describes his pioneering role in establishing and developing the theory and practice of the elicitation of monetary values for changes in risks to life, health and safety, using stated preference methods.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)864-892
Number of pages19
JournalBehavioural Public Policy
Issue number3
Early online date1 Dec 2022
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2023


  • Michael Jones-Lee
  • value of statistical life
  • stated preference methodology

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