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Application of environmental economics to sustainable management of the forests of South-East Australia

Sustainability, resources and region

Auteurs :
JAMES, D.
VAN DEN BERGH, J.C.J.M.

Description :
The paper begins with a discussion of concepts of sustainable resource management and the guiding principles of the Resource Assessment Commission. A description is given of the study area, its environment and forest resources. Sources of conflit in resource management are identified. The paper explains how benefit-cost analysis techniques are applied to assess resource management options. The analysis is based on the Krutilla-Fisher model and contingent valuation of the forest resource.


Type de document :
Article de monographie

Source :
The Annals of regional science, issn : 0570-1864, 1994, vol. 28, n°. 1, p. 77-89, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 18 réf.

Date :
1994

Editeur :
Pays édition : Allemagne, Berlin, Springer

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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