What Water Is Worth: Overlooked Non-Economic Value in Water Resources

Authors: Russo, K., Smith, Z.

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What Water is Worth  addresses both conventional and non-conventional values of water, discussing the value of water as it relates to conventional microeconomics, water's true utility and government regulation, and new and current practices in water management.

About the authors

Kira Artemis Russo received a B.S. in broadcast communication and an M.A. in history from California State University, Sacramento. She received a second M.A. and a Ph.D. from the Department of Politics and International Affairs at Northern Arizona University. She focuses on environmental policy, particularly water resources.

Zachary A. Smith is a Regents' Professor of Political Science at Northern Arizona University. He received his B.A. from California State University, Fullerton and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a consultant both nationally and internationally on natural resource and environmental matter, and has authored numerous books and articles on environmental and natural resource policy topics.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Conventional Values of Water

    Russo, Kira Artemis (et al.)

    Pages 1-21

  • Economic Grounds for Current Practices of Water Management

    Russo, Kira Artemis (et al.)

    Pages 22-38

  • The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment

    Russo, Kira Artemis (et al.)

    Pages 39-51

  • Non-Conventional Community Values of Water

    Russo, Kira Artemis (et al.)

    Pages 52-67

  • Cooperative Communities: The Future of Water Management

    Russo, Kira Artemis (et al.)

    Pages 68-80

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
What Water Is Worth: Overlooked Non-Economic Value in Water Resources
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Kira Artemis Russo and Zachary A. Smith
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-06249-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137062499
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-34076-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34345-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 104
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations
Topics