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Economics of poverty, environment and natural-resource use

Author: Rob B Dellink; Arjan Ruijs
Publisher: Dordrecht, The Netherlands : Springer, ©2008.
Series: Wageningen UR frontis series, v. 25.
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Reduction of poverty is a tremendous and persistent challenge for the global community. The quality and bounty of the local environment certainly affect living conditions of the poor and their  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob B Dellink; Arjan Ruijs
ISBN: 9781402083020 1402083025 9781402083037 1402083033
OCLC Number: 213479638
Description: vi, 210 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Economics of poverty, environment and natural-resource use : introduction / A. Ruijs, R.B. Dellink and D.W. Bromley --
Poverty traps and resource dynamics in smallholder agrarian systems / C.B. Barrett --
Water resource management and the poor / P. Hellegers, K. Schoengold and D. Zilberman --
The role of measurement problems and monitoring in PES schemes / G. Meijerink --
Can ecotourism be an alternative to traditional fishing? An analysis with reference to the case of Saloum Delta (Senegal) / O. Sarr [and others] --
Effects of poverty on deforestation : distinguishing behaviour from location / A. Pfaff [and others] --
Willingness to pay for systematic management of community forests for conservation on non-timber forest products in Nigeria's rainforest region : implications for poverty alleviation / N.A. Chukwuone and C.E. Okorji --
Traditional institutions and sustainable livelihood : evidences from upland agricultural communities in the Philippines / M. Omura --
Farmers investing in sustainable land use at a tropical forest fringe, the Philippines / M.R. Romero and W.T. de Groot --
A bargaining model of migration : getting the permission of the farm household / A. Mensah-Bonsu and K. Burger.
Series Title: Wageningen UR frontis series, v. 25.
Responsibility: edited by Rob B. Dellink and Arjan Ruijs.

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