Cost-benefit analysis of the roadside tree project by using contingent valuation method at shintora street

Tatsuto Kihara, Sakura Ihara, Haruka Tani, Hiroto Takaguchi

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    In this study, I perform a cost-benefit analysis of the roadside tree project in the planning stage, by using the method of CVM. In CVM survey of trees project model in the Toranomon Street, I used two types of survey. (One shows the results of the thermal environment simulation, one does not) There was no difference between the result of the survey. As a result of the cost-benefit analysis, cost-benefit ratio from seven years after the effect was presented in the questionnaire begins obtained are more than 1, could be evaluated the roadside tree project is that it is reasonable.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)687-690
    Number of pages4
    JournalAIJ Journal of Technology and Design
    Issue number54
    Publication statusPublished - 2017 Jun 1



    • Contingent valuation method
    • Cost-benefit analysis
    • Heat island phenomenon
    • Roadside-tree
    • Thermal environment

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Architecture
    • Building and Construction

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