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Using decision analysis to improve malaria control policy making.
(Health Policy, 2009-10)
Malaria and other vector-borne diseases represent a significant and growing burden in many tropical countries. Successfully addressing these threats will require policies that expand access to and use of existing control ...
Using Contingent Valuation to Estimate the Value of Forest Ecosystem Protection
(Forests in a Market Economy, 2003-07-31)
This book provides a state-of-the-art review of both classical and emerging themes in forest resource economics. The authors show how neo-classical economic principles can be used to analyze forest policy issues across existing ...
Disconnects in evaluating the relative effectiveness of conservation strategies
(Conservation Biology, 2004-06-01)
Worth of watersheds: A producer surplus approach for valuing drought mitigation in Eastern Indonesia
(Environment and Development Economics, 2001-02-01)
This study combines hydrological modeling with applied micro-econometric techniques to value a complex ecosystem service: drought mitigation provided by tropical forested watersheds to agrarian communities. Spatial variation ...
Pricing ecological services: Willingness to pay for drought mitigation from watershed protection in eastern Indonesia
(Water Resources Research, 2001-06-23)
In this study we estimate local economic values of ecological services provided by protected forest watersheds in Ruteng Park in eastern Indonesia. Our use of contingent valuation (CV) methodology for pricing drought mitigation ...
Local Uses of Parks: Uncovering Patterns of Household Production from Forests of Siberut, Indonesia
(Conservation and Society, 2003)
Open access in a spatially delineated artisanal fishery: The case of Minahasa, Indonesia
(Environment and Development Economics, 2007-02-01)
The effects of economic development on the exploitation of renewable resources are investigated in settings where property rights are ill defined or not enforced. This paper explores potential conservation implications from ...