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HYPOTHETICAL RESTORATION COSTS

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Definition:
Hypothetical costs of restoring the environment to defined standards. The hypothetical costs include the mitigation/abatement of accumulated damage required to return to this standard.

Source Publication:
United Nations, European Commission, International Monetary Fund, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, World Bank, 2005, Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003, Studies in Methods, Series F, No.61, Rev.1, Glossary, United Nations, New York, para. 9.51.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, July 05, 2005