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- Saphores, Jean-Daniel M., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Resources, Conservation & Recycling 2014 v.92 pp. 1-10
- African Americans; attitudes and opinions; data collection; glass; households; issues and policy; logit analysis; metals; national surveys; odds ratio; plastics; prices; recycling; socioeconomic factors; wastes; young adults; United States
- ... This paper analyzes a unique dataset collected during a 2006 national survey of U.S. households to explore the effectiveness of common household recycling policies for metals, glass, and plastics: curbside recycling, drop-off recycling, deposit–refund systems (bottle bills), and marginal pricing for household waste. After estimating either generalized ordered logit or multinomial logit models, we ...