Measuring the Benefits of Clean Air and Water: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Measuring the Benefits of Clean Air and Water

1st Edition

By Allen V. Kneese

RFF Press

177 pages

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Kneese examines issues surrounding benefits assessment, including such tools as bidding games, surveys, property value studies, wage differentials, risk reduction evaluation, and mortality and morbidity cost estimation. He discusses methods for quantitatively estimating benefits derived from the maintenance or improvement of air and water quality. Suitable for undergraduate classroom use. Originally published in 1984

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