Special Issue "Economic Evaluation of Environmental Policies and Interventions"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Health Economics".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 September 2018).
Interests: cost-effectiveness; decision modelling; public health; uncertainty
This Special Issue focuses on the use of economic evaluation methodologies to assess the costs and value of environmental policies and interventions. Submissions from a range of social science and health-related disciplines are encouraged (e.g., economics, public health, epidemiology, environmental science, and so on).The scope of this Special Issue includes, but is not limited to, the exploration of:
- Appropriate methods to assess the value for money of environmental policies and interventions;
- Approaches to determine health and non-health benefits of public health interventions;
- Population level environmental interventions;
- Experimental study design in public health;
- Quantifying the health effects of air pollution;
- Local/regional policies to meet national/international targets for air pollution
- Health and non-health? effects of climate change;
- Applied modelling studies of the cost-effectiveness of environmental policies and interventions
Dr. Laura Bojke
Dr. Gerry Richardson
Manuscript Submission Information
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- decision modelling
- economic evaluation
- benefit valuation