Journal Publications / Book Chapters

Journal Publications / Book Chapters

Canadian Water Economics


Dupont, D.P. and Bateman, I.J. (2012) "Political Affiliation And Willingness To Pay: An Examination of the Nature of Benefits and Means of Provision" Ecological Economics. 75:43-51.

Dupont, D.P. and Jahan, N. (2012) “Defensive Spending on tap Water Substitutes: The value of reducing perceived health risks” Journal of Water and Health. 10(1): 56-68.

Renzetti, S. (2012) “Non-household water demand: industrial and commercial sectors” in R.Q. Grafton, K. Daniell, C. Nauges, J.Rinaudo, M. Ward and W. Chan, eds. Understanding and Managing Urban Water in Transition Springer Publishing, forthcoming.


Adamowicz, W., Dupont, D.P., Krupnick, A., and Zhang, J. (2011) “Valuation of Cancer and Microbial Disease Risk Reductions in Municipal Drinking Water: An Analysis of Risk Context Using Multiple Valuation Methods” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 61(2): 213-226.


Brandes, O., Renzetti, S. and Stinchcombe, K. (2010) “Worth the Charge: A Primer on Conservation-Oriented Water Pricing” POLIS Project on Ecological Governance, University of Victoria.

Bruneau, J., Renzetti, S. and Villeneuve, M. (2010) “Manufacturing Firms' Demand for Water Recirculation” Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 58(4): 515-530.

Dupont, D.P. (2010) “Cost-sharing Incentive Programs for Source Water Protection: The Grand River’s Rural Water Quality Program” Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 58(4): 481-496.

Dupont, D.P., Adamowicz, W.L.  and Krupnick, A. (2010) "Differences in Water Consumption Choices in Canada: the Role of Socio-demographics, Experiences, and Perceptions of Health Risks" Journal of Water and Health. 8(4): 671-­686. 


Bruneau, J. and Renzetti, S. (2009) “Water Use and the Composition of Production in Canada” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 136(1): 72-79.

Renzetti, S. (2009) “Canadian Agricultural Water Use and Management” in A. Kimhi and I. Finkelshtain, eds. The Economics of Natural and Human Resources in Agriculture, New York: Nova Science Publishers, pp. 71-89.

Renzetti, S. and Dupont, D.P. (2009) “Measuring the Technical Efficiency of Municipal Water Suppliers: the Role of Environmental Factors” Land Economics. 85(4): 627-636. 


Dupont, D.P and Renzetti, S. (2008) “Good to the Last Drop? An Assessment of Canadian Water Value Estimates” Canadian Water Resources Journal. 33(4): 369-380.


Renzetti, S. (2007) “Are the Prices Right? Balancing Efficiency, Equity, and Sustainability in Water Pricing” in K. Bakker, ed. Eau Canada: The Future of Canada’s Water, Vancouver: UBC Press, pp. 263-279.


Bateman, I.J., Day, B.H., Dupont, D., Georgiou, S., Matias, N.G.N., Morimoto, S., and Subramanian, L. (2006) “Cost–Benefit Analysis and the Prevention of Eutrophication” in D.W. Pearce, ed. Environmental Valuation in Developed Countries, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 317-339.


Dupont, D.P. (2005) "Tapping into Consumers Perceptions of Drinking Water Quality in Canada: Information to Assist Utilities to Better Manage Their Operations". Canadian Water Resources Journal. 30(1):11-20. 

Dupont, D.P. and Renzetti, S. (2005) “Cost-Benefit Analysis of Water Quality Improvement in Hamilton Harbour, Canada” in R. Brouwer and D. Pearce, eds. Cost Benefit Analysis and Water Resources Management, Edward Elgar Publishing Co., pp. 195-222.

Renzetti, S. (2005) “Economic Instruments and Canadian Industrial Water Use” Canadian Water Resources Journal. 30(1): 21-30. 

Renzetti, S. (2005) “Economics of Residential Water Demands”, “Economics of Industrial Water Demands” and “Water Demand Forecasting” in J. H. Lehr, J. Keeley and J. Lehr, eds. The Encyclopedia of Water, John Wiley Publishing.  

Renzetti, S. (2005) “Incorporating demand-side information into water utility operations and planning” in J. Chenoweth and J. Bird, eds. The Business of Water Supply and Sustainable Development, Greenleaf Publishing, pp. 20-30.

Renzetti, S. and Dupont, D.P. (2005) “Water Pricing” in J. H. Lehr and J. Keeley, eds. Water Encyclopedia: Water Quality and Resource Development, John Wiley Publishing. May 2005.

Reynaud, A., Renzetti, S. and M. Villeneuve (2005) “Pricing structure choices and residential water demand in Canada" Water Resources Research. 41(11):1110-1124.