Policy Considerations In Forestry Project Evaluations
Abstract:It is important to distinguish between an economic analysis of a forestry investment project within a given policy environment and economic analysis of the effects of the policies creating the environment. If the distinction is not made, misunderstanding and misallocation of resources can occur.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Professor, College of Forestry, University of Minnesota, St. Paul
Publication date: June 1, 1982
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- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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