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Reconsiderando la vocación económica de Zirahuén desde el valor económico del servicio ambiental recreativo

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  • Ortiz Paniagua, Carlos Francisco

    () (Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales de la Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo)

  • Infante Jiménez, Zoe Tamar

    () (Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales de la Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo)

  • Navarro Chávez, José César Lenin

    () (Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales de la Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo)

Abstract

This paper arguments and builds the social demand curve for the visit of Lake of Zirahuén, from which it follows the existence of demand for the preservation of natural resources that aims to change the production strategy according to other natural vocation and potential of this site of low-impact tourism. We obtain the economic value of the recreational space using the cost trip method that ranges between 26 and 29 million pesos. At the same time, the economic value of this site is calculated based on scenarios of social discount rate to period of 20 years ranging between 26 and 88 million dollars, according to preferences for conservation or resource use. In this sense underlying the need to change strategy development and build a productive vocation potential that can be sustainable of the basin.

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  • Ortiz Paniagua, Carlos Francisco & Infante Jiménez, Zoe Tamar & Navarro Chávez, José César Lenin, 2010. "Reconsiderando la vocación económica de Zirahuén desde el valor económico del servicio ambiental recreativo," Revista Nicolaita de Estudios Económicos, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo, Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Empresariales, vol. 0(2), pages 25-58.
  • Handle: RePEc:ris:rnicee:0054
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    Keywords

    environmental value; environmental amenity service; social discount rate; preservation and development strategies; sustainable development; economic aptitude;

    JEL classification:

    • Q01 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - General - - - Sustainable Development
    • Q11 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Aggregate Supply and Demand Analysis; Prices
    • Q15 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Land Ownership and Tenure; Land Reform; Land Use; Irrigation; Agriculture and Environment
    • Q26 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation - - - Recreational Aspects of Natural Resources
    • Q51 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Valuation of Environmental Effects
    • R11 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, Environmental Issues, and Changes

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