|aThe use of economic valuation in environmental policy : |b providing research support for the implementation of EU water policy under AquaStress / |c edited by Phoebe Koundouri.
|aLondon :|bRoutledge, |c 2009.
|axxi, 242 p. :|bill., maps ;|c25 cm.
|aRoutledge explorations in environmental economics ;|v17
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|a1. Introduction / Phoebe Koundouri and Kyriaki Remoundou -- Pt. I. Can choice experiment help in the policy design process? Selected case studies on AquaStress mitigation -- 2. Choice experiments informing water resources policymaking: a review / Kyriaki Remoundou and Phoebe Koundouri -- 3. Local public's valuation of flood risk reduction, biodiversity conservation and recreational activities: the Polish case study / Ekin Birol ... [et al.] -- 4. Understanding farmers' preferences for water policy design: the Portuguese case study / Akiko Katayama ... [et al.] -- 5. Estimating farmers' valuation of aquifer recharge with treated wastewater: the Cypriot case study / Ekin Birol, Phoebe Koundouri and Yiannis Kountouris -- 6. Analysis of water users' preferences for a community-based management regime to manage groundwater use: the Tunisian case study / Xiaoying Liu ... [et al.] -- Pt. II. Can participatory and engineering instruments help in the policy design process? Selected case studies on AquaStress mitigation -- 7. Use of multi-agent based models to support water resources management: the Moroccan case study / Ole Benjamin Schroeder, Maria Manez and Paul Jeffrey -- 8. Industrial water management as a water stress mitigation option: the Bulgarian and Polish case studies / Thomas Wintgens ... [et al.] -- 9. Enhanced reservoir operation as an instrument for supporting water stress mitigation: the Italian case study / Melanie Bauer ... [et al.] -- Pt. III. Concluding remarks for cost-benefit analysis of water stress mitigation options -- 10. Defining the discount rate trajectory for the evaluation of water stress mitigation policies and projects / Yiannis Kountouris and Phoebe Koundouri.