disamenity

disamenity

(ˌdɪsəˈmiːnɪtɪ)
n, pl -ities
(Social Welfare) formal a disadvantage
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CV surveys often estimate a monetary value for respondents' willingness to pay (WTP) for the preservation or removal of a certain environmental amenity or disamenity.
Conversely, higher income households are willing to pay more to live further away from affordable housing developments in areas where such properties are viewed as a disamenity.
Valuing the Visual Disamenity of Offshore Wind Power Projects at Varying Distances from the Shore: An Application on the Delaware Shoreline.
Regarding the impact on nearby property, one possibility is that foreclosed properties are a disamenity in that they can be an eyesore (because of a lack of maintenance) or induce crime and vandalism.
In this sense, the ease of building is just like any other amenity or disamenity that can increase or decrease housing prices.
120) In fact, the environmental justice movement originates in disputes over the placement of solid waste facilities, a particular kind of environmental disamenity, in communities with predominantly African-American, low-wealth residents.
Each is measured on a one-to-five scale, with a value of five representing a strong presence of the particular job disamenity.
And following a report by the London School of Economics (LSE) villagers fear the potential disamenity will cause house prices to fall.
Professor David Maddison, who co-authored the report The Valuation of Landfill Disamenity in Birmingham said looking at house prices was one way of measuring the negative impact landfill sites have around the country, generally.
As a result, the parents' intrinsic motivation to keep to the time schedules is reduced or is crowded-out altogether; the feeling now is that the teachers are 'paid' for the disamenity of having to stay longer.
In articles on foreclosure, authors usually note that foreclosures lead to vacancies, which can depress sales prices through the supply and disamenity channels discussed above.
In practice, determining the appropriate adjustment would be difficult, and few past efforts to estimate the costs of education have attempted to account for the amenity value or disamenity value of time devoted to education rather than to market work.