This paper looks at the issue of leaf burning in the city of Cedar Falls, Iowa from an economic standpoint. It discusses the costs and benefits associated with leaf burning. A cost-benefit analysis was done over a 10 year period. The analysis suggests that a burning ban would be beneficial for Cedar Falls.
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Van Kley, Joshua
"A Cost Benefit Study of Banning Leaf Burning in Cedar Falls, Iowa,"
Major Themes in Economics, 5, 21-29.
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