Improving the assessment of water related health impacts: evidence from coastal waters in Portugal

Improving the assessment of water related health impacts: evidence from coastal waters in Portugal

Primary Country: Portugal
Ecosystem: beach
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $44.39 / person / year: Mean WTP to avoid gastroenteritis swimming on the Estoril Coast
  2. $9.01 / person: WTP in travel costs for a unit improvement of beach water quality on the Estoril Coast
Methodology: contingent valuation
Region: Europe
Data source: Primary

Publication information

Machado, F. Mourato, S. “Improving the assessment of water related health impacts: evidence from coastal waters in Portugal” CSERGE GEC Working Paper, 1999

Addtional Notes

http://siti.feem.it/gnee/pap-abs/machado.pdf

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