Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Costs and challenges of local urban services : evidence from India's cities / Kala Seetharam Sridhar and Om Prakash Mathur.

By: Sridhar, Kala Seetharam, 1966- [author.].
Contributor(s): Mathur, Om Prakash, 1934- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookNew Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2009Description: xxii, 263 p. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780198060840 (hbk.); 019806084X.Subject(s): Public utilities -- India | Public utilities -- India -- Costs | Urbanization -- India | Municipal services -- IndiaDDC classification: 363.60954 KAL
Contents:
Urbanization and infrastructure : an introduction Sampling and methodology for marginal cost estimation of water supply Data, sources, and variable definitions Trends in expenditure, marginal cost, and pricing structures : findings from data on water supply Instruments and methods of water pricing Solid waste management : institutions, financial mechanisms, and expenditure Other urban services : patterns in expenditure Urban reforms : a case study of Ludhiana Urban reforms : a case study of Rajkot Towards sustainable urbanization : summary and conclusions.
Summary: This study examines the provision of infrastructure in India's urban areas by examining the costs of providing these services. It analyses the challenges in reform of service delivery in the context of developing countries.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)

Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-257) and index.

Urbanization and infrastructure : an introduction
Sampling and methodology for marginal cost estimation of water supply
Data, sources, and variable definitions
Trends in expenditure, marginal cost, and pricing structures : findings from data on water supply
Instruments and methods of water pricing
Solid waste management : institutions, financial mechanisms, and expenditure
Other urban services : patterns in expenditure
Urban reforms : a case study of Ludhiana
Urban reforms : a case study of Rajkot
Towards sustainable urbanization : summary and conclusions.

This study examines the provision of infrastructure in India's urban areas by examining the costs of providing these services. It analyses the challenges in reform of service delivery in the context of developing countries.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Hit Counter
//]]>