Estimating the public preferences for solid waste management programmes using choice experiments in Macao.

@article{Jin2006EstimatingTP,
  title={Estimating the public preferences for solid waste management programmes using choice experiments in Macao.},
  author={Jian-jun Jin and Zhishi Wang and Shenghong Ran},
  journal={Waste management & research : the journal of the International Solid Wastes and Public Cleansing Association, ISWA},
  year={2006},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={301-9}
}
This paper reports on the potential to apply the choice experiment method to understand the public's preferences for solid waste management programmes in Macao. A random sample survey of 260 respondents in Macao was conducted during the summer in 2004. The survey data was analysed using conditional multinomial logit models. The study results indicate that Macao residents prefer: (1) waste segregation and recycling at source; (2) noise reduction during waste collection and transportation and (3… CONTINUE READING