Valuing the Land of Tigers â€“ What Indian Visitors are Willing to Pay
AbstractThe study uses an assessment of visitorsâ€™ travel costs to estimate the annual recreational value of the Sundarban. It calculates this to be at least INR 15 million (US$ 377,000) for domestic visitors alone.
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travel costs; tigers; Indian; environmental; population; development; tourists; conservation; protection; domestic visitors; recreational value; sundarban;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AGR-2009-12-11 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-ALL-2009-12-11 (All new papers)
- NEP-CUL-2009-12-11 (Cultural Economics)
- NEP-ENV-2009-12-11 (Environmental Economics)
- NEP-TUR-2009-12-11 (Tourism Economics)
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