Environmental Economics

Measuring the Benefits of Water Pollution Abatement

This report has the following purposes: to present the accepted state of the art of benefit measurement in non-technical terms, to advance the state of the art to provide practical measurement techniques for benefit dimensions that have heretofore not been subjected to careful scientific measurement, and to illustrate practical application of techniques proposed to show how they can be applied to actual data.

  • Keywords

    Subject:
    1. Benefits Analysis
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Revealed Preference
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Revealed Preference - Property Value
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Cost of Damages Avoided
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Revealed Preference - Travel Cost
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Cost of Damages Avoided - Morbidity
    1. Benefits Analysis - Valuation - Cost of Damages Avoided - Resource/Environmental Harms
    Environmental Media:
    b. Water
    b. Water - Drinking
    b. Water - Surface
    Authors:
    Mills, Edwin S.
    Feenberg, Daniel
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Geographic Area:
    Study Purpose:
    Methodology Development & Evaluation
    Inventory Record #: EE-0178
  • Participating Organizations

    Research Organization:

    Princeton University,
    Department of Economics
    Address:
    City: Princeton State: NJ ZIP: 08544
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency,
    Office of Research and Development
    Address:
    City: Washington State: DC ZIP: 20460
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
    Non-EPA Publishing Organization:
    Academic PressAddress:
    City: New York State: NY ZIP:
    Phone: Fax:
    E-mail:
  • Report Details
    Type:
    Final
    Date:
    01/01/1981
    Number of Pages:
    208
    Comment:
    Grant/Contract #:
    R805065-01
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