Workshop on " Managing Water Demand"

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September 16, 2015, University College London

 

09:30 – 09:45     Welcome Addresses

09:45 – 10:30    Casey Wichman (Resources for the Future, Washington) “Information provision and consumer behavior: A natural experiment in billing frequency”

10:30 – 11:15    Gergely Ujhelyi (University of Houston) “Can Information Reduce Nonpayment for Public Utilities? Experimental Evidence from South Africa” (with Andrea Szabó)

11:15 – 11:30     Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:15    Lorenz Goette (University of Bonn) “Overcoming Salience Bias: How Real-Time Feedback Fosters Resource Conservation” (with several coauthors)

12:15 – 13:00    Mirco Tonin (University of Southampton) “Water Tariffs and Consumers' Inaction” (with Carmine Ornaghi) 

 

13:00 – 14:00     Lunch

 

14:00 – 14:45    Michael K. Price (Georgia State University) Keynote Lecture “Using Behavioral Economics to Manage Residential Water Demand”

14:45 – 15:15     Coffee Break

15:15 – 16:00    Andrea Szabó (University of Houston) “The Value of Free Water: Analyzing South Africa's Free Basic Water Policy”

16:00 – 16:45    Kim J. Zietlow (Humboldt University) “Evidence for the effectiveness of progressive urban water demand management” (with Harald von Witzke)

16:45 – 17:00     Coffee Break

17:00 – 17:45    David Zetland (Leiden University) “The Pros and Cons of Water Metering in England”

17:45 – 18:30    Silvia Padula (University of Manchester) “Could smart-meter enabled dynamic pricing schemes lower water demands?” (with several coauthors)

 

19:30 Dinner



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