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Water quality and property prices

Caj O. Falcke

Water quality and property prices

an econometric analysis of environmental benefits

by Caj O. Falcke

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Published by Societas Scientiarum Fennica in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Water quality -- United States -- Measurement -- Mathematical models.,
  • Real property -- Valuation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [185]-189.

    StatementCaj O. Falcke.
    SeriesCommentationes scientiarum socialium -- 18
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22094251M
    ISBN 109516531113

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The definitive water quality and treatment resource--fully revised and updated. Comprehensive, current, and written by leading experts, Water Quality & Treatment: A Handbook on Drinking Water, Sixth Edition covers state-of-the-art technologies and methods for water treatment and quality control.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Falcke, Caj O. Water quality and property prices. Helsinki: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, (OCoLC)   With a one-meter ( ft) decline in water clarity, property prices declined by an average of $70 per frontage foot, which corresponds to $5, for a 75 foot frontage lot.

With a one-meter increase in water clarity, property prices improved by an average of $46 per frontage foot, which corresponds to $3, for a 75 foot frontage lot. These results illustrate the importance of protecting. property prices in all lake groups in both versions of the model.

Water quality has a positive relationship with property prices. Site quality, the other environmental variable used in the MN model, was found to be significant in four of the six lake groups with a positive relationship with property prices in one lake group and negative in Size: KB.

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Using the estimated hedonic equations from the MN model, the implicit prices of water quality was determined and calculations were made to illustrate the changes in property prices on the study lakes if a one-meter change in water clarity would occur.

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the impact of advisories regarding the quality of public drinking water on home prices. 3 Others have explored the impact of contaminated ground water on agricultural parcels where irrigation is the primary concern (Buck, Auffhammer, and Sunding ).

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Michael et al. () suggest that historical trends in water quality might cause some stickiness in price, and that expectations of future water quality may be influenced by historical trends.

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