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Water: Economics

Interim Economic Guidance for Water Quality Standards: Appendix A

Data Resources and Reference Materials

Cost Estimation Resources

U.S. EPA, Construction Costs for Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants: 1973-1978, EPA/430/9-80-003, April, 1980.

U.S. EPA, Technical Report: Operation and Maintenance Costs for Municipal Wastewater Facilities, EPA/430/9-81-004, September, 1981.

U.S. EPA, Construction Costs for Municipal Wastewater Conveyance Systems: 1973-1979, EPA/430/9-81-003, January, 1981.

U.S. EPA, Quarterly Indices of Direct Costs for Operation, Maintenance and Repair: (a) Waste Pumping Stations, (b) Gravity Sewers, Office of Municipal Pollution Control, Municipal Facilities Division, Current.

Municipal Statistics Resources:

Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Commerce, County and City Data Book, published annually.

Financial and Ratio Analysis Resources:

Leopold A. Bernstein, The Analysis of Financial Statements, Dow Jones-Irwin, 1978.

Dun & Bradstreet, Dun's Industry Norms, annual.

J. Fred Weston and Eugene F. Brigham, Managerial Finance, The Dryden Press, several editions.

Robert Morris Associates, Annual Statement Studies, annual.

Moody's Financial Services, Moody's Industrial Manual, annual.

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, CPI Detailed Report.

U.S. EPA, EPA Financial Capability Guidebook, Office of Water Programs Operations, 1984.

U.S. EPA, The Municipal Sector Study: Impacts of Environmental Regulations on Municipalities, EPA 230-09-038, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, September 1988.


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