Canadian Water Economics


Renzetti, S., Dupont, D.P., and Wood, C. (2011) “Running Through Our Fingers. How Canada Fails to Capture the Full Value of its Top Asset” Report written for the Blue Economic Initiative, a project funded by the Canadian Water Network, Royal Bank of Canada, and the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation.


Dupont, D.P. and Renzetti, S. (2010) “The Value of Water: Understanding the Contribution of Water to the Canadian Economy” Final Report written for the Canadian Water Network and the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation, October, pp. 49.  

Marbek Resource Consultants, Infometrica Ltd., in association with Dupont, D.P., Renzetti, S. and Bruce, J. (2010) “Economic Value of Protecting the Great Lakes: Literature Review Report" report prepared for the Ontario Ministry of the Environment.


Expert Panel on Groundwater. (2009) "Sustainable Management of Groundwater in Canada" Report prepared for the Council of Canadian Academies, Ottawa (Steven Renzetti was a member of the panel).

Renzetti, S. (2009) “Wave of the Future: The Case for Smarter Water Pricing” C.D. Howe Institute Commentary 281, Toronto.

Renzetti, S. and Busby, C. (2009) “Water Pricing: Infrastructure Grants Hinder Necessary Reform” Policy Options, July/August, pp. 29-34.


Adamowicz, V., Dupont, D.P., Krupnick, A. and Zhang, J. (2007) "Valuation of Cancer and Microbial Disease Risk Reductions in Municipal Drinking Water: An Analysis of Risk Context Using Multiple Valuation Methods Resources for the Future" Discussion Paper 07-39, July, pp. 34.

Bruneau, J. and Renzetti, S. (2007)  “Micro-economic analysis of the factors influencing water recirculation decisions by Canadian manufacturing firms” report prepared for Environment Canada.

Renzetti, S and Dupont, D.P. (2007) “The Economic Benefits of Water Use in Canada” report prepared for the Canadian Water Network.