Modeling effects of multiple conservation policy instruments and exogenous factors on urban residential water demand through household heterogeneity

In response to rapid population increases and limited water supplies water utilities in semi-arid Western states have implemented multiple water conservation programs, including rebates to clients who replace turf with native plants. This article demonstrates the effect of these programs on water demand, controlling for exogenous influence of weather and property characteristics.


Issue Date:
2014
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/170605
Total Pages:
29
JEL Codes:
Q25; Q28; D12
Note:
Selected paper #4437




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