EVALUATING NATIONAL POLICY BY CONTINGENT VALUATION
Warren Kriesel and
No 278156, 1986 Annual Meeting, July 27-30, Reno, Nevada from American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association)
The contingent valuation method is extended to policy valuation via two innovations: a model where the citizen evaluates the impact that policy has, and registers her willingness to pay by a voting procedure. Estimated annual national benefits from a proposed policy to reduce air and water pollution loads by 257 exceed $61 billion.
Keywords: Agricultural and Food Policy; Environmental Economics and Policy (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (1) Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:ags:aaea86:278156
Access Statistics for this paper
More papers in 1986 Annual Meeting, July 27-30, Reno, Nevada from American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association)
Bibliographic data for series maintained by AgEcon Search ().