Environmental Economics

Analytical Issues in Economic Assessments of Vegetation Damages

This paper reviews the prospects for applying conventional benefit-cost analysis to assess the economic value of pollution damages to agricultural crops and forests.

  • Keywords

    Subject:
    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis
    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis - Specific Sectors and Pollutants
    Environmental Media:
    e. Ecosystems
    Authors:
    Adams, Richard M.
    Crocker, Thomas D.
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Carlin, Alan
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    Study Purpose:
    Empirical Application, Data Development
    Inventory Record #: EE-0549
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    Research Organization:

    Wyoming, University ofAddress:
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    Funding Organization:
    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy, Planning and EvaluationAddress:
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  • Report Details
    Type:
    Draft
    Date:
    08/11/1980
    Number of Pages:
    27
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