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2021, Volume 74 - Issue 1

ISSN: 2499-8265
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Data di pubblicazione: 17 febbraio 2021

EFFECTS OF SINO FDI ON THE GROWTH OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Emmanuel Wiafe, Lucy Anning

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CRUDE OIL PRICE MOVEMENTS AND STOCK TRADING ACTIVITY: EVIDENCE FROM INDONESIA

Indra Darmawan, Dedi Budiman Hakim, Adler Haymans Manurung, Hermanto Siregar

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THE EFFECT OF WATER CONSERVATION ON RESIDENTIAL FRESH WATER CONSUMPTION: EVIDENCE FROM KUWAIT

Ahmad Alawadhi, Sheikha Al-Fulaij, Nadia Al-Musallam, Wafa Awadh, Nadeem A. Burney, Ayele Gelan

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SHORT AND LONG RUN ASYMMETRIC EFFECTS OF MONETARY AND FISCAL POLICY UNCERTAINTY ON ECONOMIC ACTIVITY IN THE U.S.

Goodness C. Aye

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FOREIGN OWNERSHIP AND OPTIMAL DISCRIMINATORY TARIFFS UNDER OLIGOPOLISTIC COMPETITION

Chien- Hui Lee , Jen-Yao Lee, Leonard F.S. Wang

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT TO REFEREES

Amedeo Amato

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Autore corrispondente

Ahmad ALAWADHI, Techno-Economic Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Co-Autori

Sheikha AL-FULAIJ, Techno-Economics Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Nadia AL-MUSALLAM, Techno-Economics Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Wafa AWADH, Techno-Economics Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Nadeem A. BURNEY, Techno-Economics Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Ayele GELAN, Techno-Economics Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

The Effect of Water Conservation on Residential Fresh Water Consumption: Evidence from Kuwait

Pagine

47-82

Riassunto

L’effetto della preservazione dell’acqua potabile ad uso domestico: evidenze dal Kuwait

Sulla base dei dati raccolti da una recente indagine presso le famiglie, questo articolo ha esaminato i tentativi di preservazione dell’acqua potabile ad uso domestico in Kuwait ed ha stimato un modello di consumo familiare per analizzare come queste misure per il contenimento adottate dalle famiglie hanno influenzato il consumo di acqua potabile. Considerando la composizione demografica del paese e le variazioni stagionali nei consumi idrici, il modello è stato stimato per tre gruppi di popolazioni (campione completo, solo nativi e solo espatriati) e per tre periodi (annuale, mesi estivi e mesi invernali). Prima di applicare il modello sono stati effettuati test per determinare se le differenze rilevate nei consumi tra i gruppi di popolazione fossero statisticamente differenti al fine di garantire un trattamento separato dei gruppi. I dati dell’indagine hanno evidenziato che le famiglie in Kuwait si impegnano per preservare l’acqua potabile cambiando le loro abitudini e modi di agire. L’impatto delle misure conservative che dovrebbero essere adottate dalle famigllie si è rivelato confuso, sottolineando la necessità di maggiori sforzi per promuovere il risparmio idrico e controllare la crescita dei consumi.

Classificazione JEL

C12, C13, C31, D12, Q25

Parole chiave

Consumption, Conservation, Freshwater, Households, Nationals, Expatriates

Indice dell'articolo

  1. Introduction
  2. Fresh water consumption in Kuwait: trends and patterns
  3. Survey method and data
  4. Residential fresh water consumption model
  5. Results
  6. Concluding remarks

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