Call for papers: Special issue of Utilities Policy dedicated to water tariffs

Call for papers: Special issue of Utilities Policy dedicated to water tariffs

The journal Utilities Policy has opened a call for papers for the upcoming special issue dedicated to Redesigning water tariffs: Experiences and reforms

Topics covered are:

  • Criteria for designing optimal water prices
  • Water Framework Directive (WFD) compliance and issues
  • Full-cost recovery principles and analysis
  • Estimating and incorporating resource and environmental costs
  • The impact of pricing reforms on consumer welfare and affordability
  • Public participation in water rate design
     

Notes for Prospective Authors

All papers must be submitted through the Utilities Policy website:  http://ees.elsevier.com/juip/

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. All papers will be refereed through a peer-review process. For more information, please see the Author Guidelines page.
 

Important Dates

Full paper due on 30 September 2014
Notification of acceptance on 31 December 2014

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