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A Dynamic Model Of Land Use Change With Spatially Explicit Data

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  • De Pinto, Alessandro
  • Nelson, Gerald C.

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A discrete choice dynamic model was used to predict land use change for an area in Panama. Our results show not only that our modeling technique performs better than static models, but it is also superior to previous attempts to model land use change in a dynamic fashion.

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Paper provided by American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association) in its series 2004 Annual meeting, August 1-4, Denver, CO with number 20314.

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Handle: RePEc:ags:aaea04:20314

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Keywords: Land Economics/Use;

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  1. Alessandro De Pinto & Gerald C. Nelson, 2007. "Modelling Deforestation and Land-Use Change: Sparse Data Environments," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 58(3), pages 502-516, 09.

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