IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/pra/mprapa/68879.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Forecast future production of municipal waste on the basis of a panel data model in Algeria

Author

Listed:
  • Djemaci, Brahim

Abstract

This study analyses the factors that influenced the production of municipal waste in Algeria. It carries an estimate of future quantities of waste on the basis of data from 48 departments from 1997 to 2008. We use econometric projection of the waste to determine the factors that influence the production of waste. The analysis shows that the production of municipal waste in Algeria is related to several factors: population density, the retail trade. The projection of future municipal waste amount achieves the 28 million tons in 2025.

Suggested Citation

  • Djemaci, Brahim, 2016. "Forecast future production of municipal waste on the basis of a panel data model in Algeria," MPRA Paper 68879, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 16 Jan 2016.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:68879
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/68879/1/MPRA_paper_68879.pdf
    File Function: original version
    Download Restriction: no

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Beede, David N & Bloom, David E, 1995. "The Economics of Municipal Solid Waste," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, vol. 10(2), pages 113-150, August.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    More about this item

    Keywords

    municipal waste; forecast waste; attractiveness of the territory; panel data; Algeria.;

    JEL classification:

    • C33 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables - - - Models with Panel Data; Spatio-temporal Models
    • C53 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Forecasting and Prediction Models; Simulation Methods
    • F18 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade and Environment
    • Q53 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Air Pollution; Water Pollution; Noise; Hazardous Waste; Solid Waste; Recycling

    NEP fields

    This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:68879. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Joachim Winter). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/vfmunde.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.