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Environmental Value Transfer: Issues and Methods

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This volume offers a snapshot of the research that is ongoing in the area of value transfer. It provides relevant input for increasing the quality of cost-benefit analyses of projects with environmental and health impacts. The volume includes papers by some of the most influential authors in the area and covers the latest developments in the field.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface; S. Navrud and R. Ready.- Foreward; A.C. Fisher.- 1. REVIEW OF METHODS FOR VALUE TRANSFER; S. Navrud and R. Ready.- 2. BENEFIT AND INFORMATIONAL TRANSFERS; D. Brookshire and J. Chermak.- 3. CORRESPONDENCE AND CONVERGENCE IN BENEFIT TRANSFER ACCURACY: META-ANALYTIC REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE; R. Rosenberger and T. Phipps.- 4. TRANSFERRING LANDSCAPE VALUES: HOW AND HOW ACCURATELY?; J.M.L. Santos.- 5. MORBIDITY VALUE TRANSFER; R. Ready and S. Navrud.- 6. UNCERTAINTY, BENEFIT TRANSFERS, AND PHYSICAL MODELS: A MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY FOCUS; D. Brookshire, J. Chermak and R. DeSimone.- 7. ESTIMATING THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF IMPROVEMENTS IN RIVER ECOLOGY USING CHOICE EXPERIMENTS: AN APPLICATION TO THE WATER FRAMEWORK DIRECTIVE; N. Hanley, R.E. Wright, and B. Alvarez-Farizo.- 8. CONTRASTING CONVENTIONAL WITH MULTI-LEVEL MODELING APPROACHES TO META-ANALYSIS: EXPECTATION CONSISTENCY IN UK WOODLAND RECREATION VALUES; I.J. Bateman and A.P. Jones.- 9. BENEFIT TRANSFER USING META-ANALYSIS IN RECREATION ECONOMIC VALUATION; R. Shrestha, R Rosenberger, and J. Loomis.- 10. BENEFIT VALUE TRANSFERS CONDITIONAL ON SITE ATTRIBUTES: SOME EVIDENCE OF RELIABILITY FROM FOREST RECREATION IN IRELAND; R. Scarpa, W.G. Hutchinson, S.M. Chilton, and J. Buongiorno.- 11. CAN USE AND NON-USE VALUES BE TRANSFERRED ACROSS COUNTRIES?; D. Kristófersson and S. Navrud.- 12. THE APPLICATION OF BAYESIAN METHODS IN BENEFIT TRANSFER; C. León, R. León, and F. Vázquez-Polo.-13. IMPROVING THE PRACTICE OF BENEFITS TRANSFER: A PREFERENCE CALIBRATION APPROACH; S. Pattanayak, V. K. Smith, and G. Van Houtven.- 14. HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH? THE VALUE OF INFORMATION FROM BENEFIT TRANSFERS INA POLICY CONTEXT; D. Barton.- 15. LESSONS LEARNED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL VALUE TRANSFER; S. Navrud and R. Ready.

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From the reviews:
"This book provides ample evidence assessing the reliability of the benefit transfer method for different environmental improvements. ... it gives the reader a thorough exposition of the ongoing research in the area of value transfer. For readers interested in different case studies assessing the accuracy of the benefit transfer methods, this book is most definitely recommended as it deals with some well-performed case studies using current state-of-the-art procedures from the benefit transfer literature." (Mitesh Kataria, European Review of Agricultural Economics, Vol. 35 (2), 2008)
EAN: 9781402040818
ISBN: 1402040814
Untertitel: 2007. Auflage. Book. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Springer
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2006
Seitenanzahl: 304 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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