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- 6Contingent valuation
- 2Canada, Saskatchewan
- 1Avoided deforestation
- 1Caribou conservation
- 4Adamowicz, Wiktor
- 4Boxall, Peter C.
- 2Louviere, Jordan J.
- 2Tanguay, Mark
- 2Williams, Michael
- 1Appiah, Alfred
- 4Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, Department of
- 2Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, Department of/Project Reports (Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology)
- 2Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, Department of/Staff Papers (Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology)
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Maintaining the abundance of wildlife and the preservation of endangered species are serious concerns to the people of Saskatchewan. In the 1991 survey \"Importance of Wildlife to Canadians\" over 80% of Saskatchewan respondents stated that these two issues are important. This same survey also...
The purpose of this study was to identify the values Saskatchewan residents place on their Woodland Caribou conservation programs. Using contingent valuation methods, individual values for maintaining caribou numbers within Millar Western-NorSask Forest Management Licence agreement area were...
Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD) has been brought forth by the global community as a strategy to positively impact the climate. Key costs in implementing REDD strategies are the payments to individuals and/or groups that provide emission abatement through forest...
The overall objective of this study was to provide an estimate of the monetary value of drinking water reliability in Alberta. The study employed the results of an Alberta-wide survey on drinking water reliability. The survey elicited respondents’ experiences with, and risk perceptions of, three...
Stated Preference Approaches for Measuring Passive Use Values: Choice Experiments versus Contingent ValuationDownload
The measurement of passive use values has become an important element of environmental economics over the past decade. Damage assessment cases in the U.S. and Canada have prompted considerable research activity in this area, yet the topic is quite controversial and debate over the theory and...
Contingent valuation (CV) has been employed by economists for approximately 30 years to value changes in natural resources and environments. Estimating the value of resource improvements or damages is analogous to the problem in marketing research of estimating the demand for new products or...