Environmental Economics

Water Pollution Control Benefits and Costs: Volume I, State-of-the-Art Review

This report presents a survey and assessment of the state-of-are of economic analyses dealing with water pollution control benefits and costs. The investigation includes the extension of traditional benefit cost analysis into the area of pollution control. Implications for planning and research plus some directions of needed study are also developed.

  • Keywords

    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis
    3. Cost and Economic Impacts Analysis
    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis - Methodology
    3. Costs and Economic Impact Analysis - Methodology
    Environmental Media:
    b. Water
    b. Water - Surface
    Unger, Samuel G.
    Emerson, M. Jarvin
    Jordening, David L.
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    Study Purpose:
    Policy Evaluation
    Report Series:
    Water Pollution Control Benefits and Costs
    Inventory Record #: EE-0210A
    List of all reports in the Series:
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    Development Planning and Research Associates, Inc.Address: 200 Research Drive
    City: Manhattan State: KS ZIP: 66502
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    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Implementation Research Division, Economic Analysis BranchAddress:
    City: Washington State: DC ZIP: 20460
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