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  1. The Economics of Water Utilization in the Beet Sugar Industry

    By George O. G. Löf, Allen V. Kneese

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Originally published in 1965, this case study of the beet sugar industry undertaken by George O. G. Lof and Allen V. Kneese illustrates the economic importance of water to industry. This study delves into the history and technology of the beet sugar industry to demonstrate the economic impact of...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Water Pollution

    Economics Aspects and Research Needs

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Public agencies and industry will probably spend tens of billions of dollars on new water pollution abatement facilities in the next few decades. Added billions will be spent for the operation of new and existing facilities. How can physical science research reduce the cost of achieving objectives?...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Quality of the Environment

    An Economic Approach to Some Problems in Using Land, Water, and Air

    By Orris C. Herfindahl, Allen V. Kneese

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Contemporary society is dependent on man’s ability to work fundamental changes in the natural environment. In using resources to produce high and rising levels of income, however, effects are often produced that are incidental to the main purpose. This study, first published in 1965, explores some...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Economics and the Environment

    A Materials Balance Approach

    By Allen V. Kneese, Robert U. Ayres, Ralph C. d'Arge

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This monograph length report, first published in 1970, originated from a program of research at Resources for the Future that dealt with the management of residuals and of environmental quality. It presents some of the broad concepts that the program was based on and represents the effort to break...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Measuring the Benefits of Clean Air and Water

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Series: RFF Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    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...

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  6. Managing Water Quality

    Economics, Technology, Institutions

    By Allen V. Kneese, Blair T. Bower

    Series: RFF Water Policy Set

    The analysis in this classic study ranges from basic economic and political theory to engineering and institutional practices, and encompasses case studies in England, France, and West Germany, as well as in the Ohio, Potomac, and Delaware river basins in the United States. Originally published in...

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  7. The Economics of Regional Water Quality Management

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Series: RFF Water Policy Set

    First Published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  8. Environmental Quality Analysis

    Theory & Method in the Social Sciences

    By Allen V. Kneese, Blair T. Bower

    Series: RFF Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    This book brings together state-of-the-art papers describing comprehensive approaches to residuals management and emphasizes the need for interdisciplinary solutions to complex environmental problems. Originally published in 1972...

    Published January 19th 2011 by RFF Press

  9. The Southwest Under Stress

    National Resource Development Issues in a Regional Setting

    By Allen V. Kneese, F. Lee Brown

    Southwest Under Stress examines the development-environment conflict in the four contiguous states of Arizona, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico. It emphasizes three issues with implications that extend far beyond the Southwest: water---its quantity, quality, and allocation; environment---how and to...

    Published January 1st 1981 by Routledge

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