The paper provides a quantitative estimate of the economic costs of the health problems, especially diarrhoea, attributable to deficiencies in potable water services in Mexico. It is argued that more financial resources should be allocated to improving and extending potable water and sanitation, lack of which are the principal causes of diarrhoeas.
Cecilia Tortajada, Francisco González-Gómez, Asit K. Biswas and Joost [...]
Rosario Sanchez, Laura Rodriguez and Cecilia Tortajada, 2018, Journal [...]
Asit K. Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada, Chapter of the book 'Pollution [...]