This paper evaluates whether potable water tariffs in Mexico City are directed towards the administration of demand management, or whether they are primarily a continuation of historical policies which have always put the main emphasis on supply management. The paper also reviews some technical aspects of tariff-related issues in Mexico City, as well as the situation at the national level.
By Boris Marañon-Pimentel, 2003. Article published in International Journal of Water Resources Development, Volume 19, Issue 2, pages 233-247. DOI: 10.1080/0790062032000095638