EPA Science Inventory

Economic Incentives for Stormwater Control (ISBN9781439845608)

Citation:

THURSTON, H. W. Economic Incentives for Stormwater Control (ISBN9781439845608). CRC Press - Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, Boca Raton, FL, (2011).

Description:

Addressing a huge knowledge gap from a policy perspective, this book focuses on the economic tools available for stormwater runoff control. It provides case studies demonstrating the application of various incentives, such as tradable credits, fees with rebates, and auction mechanisms. The text also presents the theory behind the different mechanisms used and illustrates the obstacles to implementation. The contributors are primarily concerned with the socio-demographic and economic aspects of people's participation in stormwater runoff control.

Purpose/Objective:

To inform the public.

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (BOOK)
Start Date: 08/05/2011
Completion Date: 08/05/2011
Record Last Revised: 06/28/2013
Record Created: 05/13/2011
Record Released: 05/13/2011
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 235389

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY

SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENTS BRANCH