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Non-market valuation of forest goods and services: Good practice guidelines

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  • Riera, Pere
  • Signorello, Giovanni
  • Thiene, Mara
  • Mahieu, Pierre-Alexandre
  • Navrud, Ståle
  • Kaval, Pamela
  • Rulleau, Benedicte
  • Mavsar, Robert
  • Madureira, Lívia
  • Meyerhoff, Jürgen
  • Elsasser, Peter
  • Notaro, Sandra
  • De Salvo, Maria
  • Giergiczny, Marek
  • Dragoi, Simona

Abstract

The European COST Action E45 on European Forest Externalities (EUROFOREX) participants developed a set of good practice guidelines for the non-market valuation of forests, elaborating on stated and revealed preference methodologies, as well as benefit transfer and meta-analytical procedures. This article presents a summary of the guidelines.

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  • Riera, Pere & Signorello, Giovanni & Thiene, Mara & Mahieu, Pierre-Alexandre & Navrud, Ståle & Kaval, Pamela & Rulleau, Benedicte & Mavsar, Robert & Madureira, Lívia & Meyerhoff, Jürgen & Elsasser, Pe, 2012. "Non-market valuation of forest goods and services: Good practice guidelines," Journal of Forest Economics, Elsevier, vol. 18(4), pages 259-270.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:foreco:v:18:y:2012:i:4:p:259-270
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jfe.2012.07.001
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    Keywords

    Revealed preferences; Stated preferences; Benefit transfer;

    JEL classification:

    • Q51 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Valuation of Environmental Effects
    • Q23 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation - - - Forestry

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