Análisis de la aplicación del sistema tarifario multiusuario de saneamiento: el caso de la ciudad de Medellín – Colombia
AbstractThis article presents an analysis on the effects of applying a multiuser waste fee in residential buildings of higher socioeconomic levels in the city of Medellin. The methodology used combines qualitative and quantitative tools. In the quantitative section, there is a detailed result description and a model pattern of the effects found based on an economic perspective. The study highlights the achievements associated with a decreasing waste fee and the positive effects on waste reduction. Finally, the article discusses complementary programs such as social marketing, to promote a decrease in waste both in industrial as well as in residential areas.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Departamento de Economía - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú in its journal Revista Economia.
Volume (Year): 34 (2011)
Issue (Month): 68 ()
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waste; multiuser waste fee; recycle; sustainable development;
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- H31 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - Household
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