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Readings in forest economics on selected topics within the field of forest economics

A. Svendsrud

Readings in forest economics on selected topics within the field of forest economics

by members of Nordic Forest Economic Seminar

by A. Svendsrud

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Published by Oslo U.P .
Written in English


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Number of Pages306
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Tom Brown is an economist with the Rocky Mountain Research Station's Social and Economic Values group. A member of the Station's research staff since , he has focused on methodology for economic valuation of natural resources; and the environmental, economic, and institutional aspects of water resource management. The preservation of forests and sustainable forest management are goals in a set of international agreements. Many aspects of these agreements deal with economics. Topics include the impact of institutional frameworks, competition with other forms of land use and therefore cost of forest protection and ecosystem services. P.O. Cerutti et al. / Journal of Forest Economics 27 () 1–9 among the ecological, economic and social aspects of management are assessed, and balanced solutions are proposed. In practice, such a balance has been difficult to reach. The law and follow Cited by: 4. is owned and operated by the Economic History Association. with the support of other sponsoring organizations. Review offers reviews of new releases of interest to scholars and teachers in the fields of economic history, business history, and the history of economics.


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