Accession Number:

ADA093077

Title:

Estimating Economic Development Impacts; An Alternative Approach.

Descriptive Note:

Contract rept.,

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV ST LOUIS MO INST FOR URBAN AND REGIONAL STUDIES

Report Date:

1980-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

This report is a comment on an alternative approach to estimating economic development benefits from water resources projects. This discussion is concerned only with economic impacts, which can be separated into two categories - direct or primary benefits, and secondary or equilibrium benefits. In the final section the authors comment on the methodology developed as applied to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE