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Risk governance and risk-based regulation

A review of the international academic literature
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Regulatory instruments Risk Regulation Risk assessment New Zealand
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This research paper presents findings from a broad scoping of the international academic literature on the use of risk governance and risk-based regulation. It addresses six themes: (1) the evolution of thinking about risk, risk governance and risk-based regulation, (2) examples of risk governance and risk-based regulation, (3) evidence of the performance of risk governance and risk-based regulation, and (4) the epistemic challenges and (5) ethical challenges that come with this approach to regulatory governance and practice.

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State of the Art in Regulatory Governance Research Paper 2019.02