Jasem M. Alhumoud is an Associate Professor and Professional Engineer. Currently at Kuwait University, in the Civil Engineering Department. He has a PhD from the University Of Pittsburgh, USA, in Civil/Environmental Engineering. In addition, he has an MBA degree from Maastricht School of Management. His research and academic activities have been devoted to Environmental Impact Assessment, solid waste management, wastewater utilization/reuse and management, hydrology and hydraulics, geo-environmental, geo-hydrology engineering, water resources engineering. In addition, he has done some work in coastal management. Currently, he has published numerous research on cost/benefit analysis. He has published more than 50 papers on those topics and more.