Cost-benefit analysis of a resource and environmental survey of Ireland

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Title: Cost-benefit analysis of a resource and environmental survey of Ireland
Authors: Bullock, Craig
Clinch, J. Peter
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/890
Date: Nov-2001
Abstract: The Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) has proposed that a national geochemical and airborne geophysical survey of Ireland be undertaken. Together with independent input from the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland, this would cover the whole county. The proposed survey has been termed the Resource and Environment Survey of Ireland (RESI). This paper contains an ex-ante cost-benefit analysis of the GSI’s proposal. This analysis reveals a benefit-cost ratio of 5.0.
Type of material: Working Paper
Publisher: University College Dublin. Department of Environmental Studies
Copyright (published version): Copyright Craig Bullock and J.P. Clinch (2001)
Subject LCSH: Geochemical surveys--Ireland--Cost effectiveness
Geophysical surveys--Ireland--Cost effectiveness
Geological surveys--Ireland--Cost effectiveness
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Geography, Planning and Environmental Policy Working Papers & Policy Briefs

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