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This paintings is the expressly-environmental bookend to the "Frontier matters in fiscal idea" sequence. the aim of this quantity is to synthesise and synopsise the major paintings from the numerous diverse disciplines that may give a contribution to socially and environmentally responsible/sustainable improvement.

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Recreation EVRI. 2004. Environment Valuation Reference Inventory. L. ). 1999. Valuing Recre- Environment Canada. ca. ation and the Environment: Revealed Preference Methods in Theory and Practice. Northampton: Edward Forests Elgar. T. 1999. Valuing Forests: A Review of Methods and Applications in Developing Countries. London: IIED. , and L. ) . Forthcoming. A Aylward. 1996. “Capturing the Mediterranean Forests: Towards Total Economic Value. pharmaceutical value of biodiversity in a develop- Wallingford: CABI Publishing.

Forthcoming. Payments for Environmental Services: From Theory to Practice. Washington: World Bank. Madagascar ? ” Paris: AFD and World Bank. M. J. R. K. Smith. 2000. 1384-1389. , and M. Clemens. 1999. 333-356. World Bank. 2004. World Development Indicators 2004. Washington: World Bank. , R. d’Arge, R. de Groot, S. Farber, M. Grasso, B. Hannon, K. Limburg, S. V. F UTHER R EADING 33 IUCN Rue Mauverney 28 1196 Gland, Switzerland Telephone: +41 22 999 02 86 Facsimile: +41 22 999 00 20 The Nature Conservancy Worldwide Office 4245 N.

Economic valuation has both strengths and Economic valuation also tends to handle limitations as a tool for decisionmaking. It is clear, very large-scale and long-term problems rather however, that decisions about environmental poorly. Existing economic valuation techniques management are not getting easier, and that in- can provide reliable answers to questions involv- formation about costs and benefits is increasing- ing relatively small-scale changes in resource use ly essential to ensure efficient, equitable, and sus- or availability, but become less robust as the scale tainable outcomes.

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