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Main Title Economic Growth Analysis System (E-GAS) for EPA Regions VIII and X - Rocky Mountain and North West (for Microcomputers).
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Office of Research and Development.
Publisher 16 Apr 93
Year Published 1993
Report Number EPA/SW/DK-93/059;
Stock Number PB93-505535
Additional Subjects Software ; Air pollution economics ; Economic development ; Economic models ; Diskettes ; Economic forecasting ; Study estimates ; Regional analysis ; National government ; Computerized simulation ; State government ; Ozone ; Air pollution standards ; Photochemical reactions ; Fuel consumption ; EPA region 8 ; EPA region 10 ; Rocky Mountain Region(United States) ; Northwest Region(United States) ; Economic Growth Analysis System ; Urban Airshed Model ; Regional Oxidant Model
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NTIS  PB93-505535 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 11/22/1993
Collation 5 diskettes
Abstract The E-GAS modeling system is a forecast model used to predict national and regional economic activity in order to estimate attainment of ozone and photochemical air quality standards. The report contains the E-GAS modeling system for EPA regions 8 and 10. Since growth in source emissions largely depends on the amount of economic activity growth in an area, a consistent set of growth factors requires forecasts using consistent Gross National Product (GNP) forecasts and a consistent methodology for estimating economic activity in Urban Airshed Model (UAM) and Regional Oxidant Model (ROM) modeling regions. The need for consistent economic growth facts, however, must be satisfied in a way that allows States to use their own estimates of national and regional economic activity. The Economic Growth Analysis System (E-GAS) is an economic activity forecast model which satisfies both of these standards.
Supplementary Notes System: IBM 80386 or 100 percent compatible PC; DOS 5.0 or higher operating system, 640K. System required math coprocessor, 40 Megabytes of available fixed disk storage, and VGA graphics capability. Complete set of regions available (order number PB93-505469).
Availability Notes The software is on 5 3 1/2 inch diskettes, 1.44M high density. Documentation included; may be ordered separately as PB93-183408 and PB93-183416.
NTIS Title Notes Software.
Category Codes 68A; 96A; 43F; 91A
NTIS Prices CP D03
Primary Description 200/04
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 323835196
Origin NTIS
Type CAT