Environmental Economics

Secondary Impacts of Transportation and Wastewater Investments: Research Results

Presents the results of original resreach on the extent to which secondary development can be attibuted to infrastructure developments such as wastewater treatment and collection systems, highways, and mass transit, and on the conditions under which causal relations appear to exist. Case studies of recent development trends were made in four metropolitan areas: Boston, Denver, Washington, DC, and Minneapolis-St. Paul. Data for the four metropolitan regions were analyzed using econometric techniques and simulation modeling.

  • Keywords

    8. Other Analyses and Reports
    Environmental Media:
    b. Water
    b. Water - Surface
    Bascom, S.E.
    Cooper, K.G.
    Howell, M.P.
    Makrides, A.C.
    Rabe, F.T.
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Geographic Area:
    Boston, Colorado, Denver, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Washington (DC), Minneapolis
    Study Purpose:
    Empirical Application, Data Development
    Report Series:
    Secondary Impacts of Transportation and Wastewater Investments
    Inventory Record #: EE-0163B
    List of all reports in the Series:
  • Participating Organizations

    Research Organization:

    Environmental Impact CenterAddress: 55 Chapel Street
    City: Newton State: Mass. ZIP:
    Phone: Fax:
    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Washington Environmental Research Center, Ecological Impact Analysis StaffAddress:
    City: Washingtion State: DC ZIP: 20460
    Phone: Fax:
  • Report Details
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    Comment: Co-funded by the Council on Environmental Quality and the Department of Housing and Urban Development
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    CEQ #EQC 317
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