Accession Number : ADP002640
Title : A Review of Discount Rate Models for Evaluating Water Resources Projects,
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER INST FOR WATER RESOURCES FORT BELVOIR VA
Personal Author(s) : Tang,J. ; Antle,L. G.
Report Date : APR 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 46
Abstract : Contents: Determinants of Interest Rate; Impacts of Interest Rates on Benefits, Costs and the Benefit/Cost Ratio; The Social Rate of Interest; Cost of Borrowing Models; Opportunity Cost Models; Summary of Discount Rate Estimates, Original and Updated; Appendix III of GAO Report: Illustration of Calculation of Total Cost to the Government of Borrowed Funds (GAO Report); U.S. Treasury Constant Maturity Yield Rates; P. 545 of the Statistical Yearbook of the United States, 1980; Rate of Return to Capital, from 'American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings, May 1980.
Descriptors : *Water resources, Facilities, Economic analysis, Costs, Benefits, Mathematical models, Symposia
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE