Will Sustained Yield in Lumber Operation Come Through Regulation or Through Competition?
Abstract:Public regulation of the kind usually discussed will not convert timber owners to sustained yield operation. Sustained yield management is more likely to come through regulation of a more acceptable form pins competition, with competition more effective than regulation. The conflict between period operation and sustained-yield operation is just becoming apparent. The author presents data to show that the former is more profitable than the latter.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Principal Engineer, Forest Products Laboratory, United States Forest Service
Publication date: 1930-11-01
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