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Dynamic tradable discharge permits for managing river water quality : an evaluation of Australia's Hunter River salinity trading scheme

Pu, Qinghong


This study provides the first comprehensive quantitative assessment of Australia's pilot Hunter River Salinity Trading Scheme (PHRSTS). It casts new light on the relative merits of tradable permit system in terms of environmental and cost effectiveness under the PHRSTS, highlighting the potential benefits from an integrated regulatory instrument for management of natural resource and environmental quality. The PHRSTS was introduced by the New South Wales Environmental Protection...[Show more]

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Date published: 2008-12
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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