Dr Brian MacGillivray
Rationality and risk regulation; the use of scientific evidence in public policy-making; psychology and sociology of risk issues.
MacGillivray, B.H., Alcock, R.E. and Busby, J.S., Is risk-based regulation feasible? The case of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), Risk Analysis, 31(2): 266-281, 2011.
MacGillivray, B.H., Heuristics structure and pervade formal risk assessment, Risk Analysis, in press.
Alcock, R.E., MacGillivray, B.H. and Busby, J.S. Understanding the mismatch between the demands of risk assessment and practice of scientists – the case of Deca-BDE, Environment International, 37(1): 226-235, 2011.