The value of avoiding a LULU: hazardous waste disposal sites.

V. K. Smith, W. H. Desvousges

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Develops and estimates a demand model to describe a household's demand for distance from a landfill with hazardous wastes. Using the conceptual framwork of a hedonic property value model to provide the basis for demand for distance questions, a survey in suburban Boston elicited this information from 609 households. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationReview of Economics & Statistics
Number of pages7
StatePublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)


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