WORKSHOP: TROPICAL FORESTS, TIPPING POINTS AND THE SOCIAL COST OF DEFORESTATION

Author : Sergio L. Franklin Jr., Robert S. Pindyck


WORKSHOP: TROPICAL FORESTS, TIPPING POINTS AND THE SOCIAL COST OF DEFORESTATION

This study proposes an alternative framework for calculating the economic value of a standing rain forest, as well as to explore the implications of the forest-savannah transition for the conception of a land use policy and payments for ecosystem services.