Willingness to pay for improved sanitation services in Cambodia: CVM and CM applications

Pich Koun, Mitsuyasu Yabe

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This research was conducted to examine the rural people's Willingness to Pay (WTP) and factors affecting their choices for improved sanitation services in Cambodia. The most preferences of latrine attributes and Marginal Willingness to Pay (MWTP) for each latrine attribute were also determined in this study. The specific methodological approaches employed were Contingent Valuation Method (CVM) and Choice Modeling (CM) techniques which are used to evaluate non-market good by eliciting people's state preferences for different options in a hypothetical setting. The economic valuation in this study also involves people's WTP which is identified as the maximum amount value of money that an individual contributed to equalize utility. Our analysis shows how it can yield invaluable information regarding rural people's demands that can uniquely assists Cambodian policy makers, particularly government, development partners and local enterprises in developing new domestic latrine production, pricing and marketing strategies.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)21-38
ページ数18
ジャーナルInternational Journal of Environmental Sustainability
9
発行部数1
出版物ステータス出版済み - 12 17 2013

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Sanitation
contingent valuation
willingness to pay
sanitation
modeling
Marketing
valuation
Economics
marketing
Costs
Industry
economics
method
services
attribute

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
  • Environmental Science(all)

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Willingness to pay for improved sanitation services in Cambodia : CVM and CM applications. / Koun, Pich; Yabe, Mitsuyasu.

:: International Journal of Environmental Sustainability, 巻 9, 番号 1, 17.12.2013, p. 21-38.

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