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The political economy of deforestation in the tropics

Robin Burgess

The political economy of deforestation in the tropics

by Robin Burgess

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRobin Burgess ... [et al.].
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 17417, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 17417.
ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research
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LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25125210M
LC Control Number2011657353

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Burgess, Robin, Hansen, Matthew, Olken, Benjamin and Sieber, Stefanie () The political economy of deforestation in the tropics. Quarterly Journal of Economics, (4). pp. ISSN Full text not available from this repository. THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DEFORESTATION IN THE TROPICS* Robin Burgess MATTHEW HANSEN Benjamin A. Olken Peter potapov Stefanie Sieber Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emis-sions and threatens the world's most diverse ecosystems. Much of this defor-estation is driven by illegal logging.

BibTeX @MISC{Burgess_thepolitical, author = {Robin Burgess and Matthew Hansen and Peter Potapov and Stefanie Sieber and Robin Burgess and London School Of Economics and Matthew Hansen and Peter Potapov}, title = {THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DEFORESTATION IN THE TROPICS.   The authors present fresh perspectives on deforestation from a wide range of fields including biological ecology, forest history, conservation biology, anthropology, political economy, and development economics. The book covers Central and South America, Africa, the Philippines, Indonesia, and the Indian : Thomas Rudel, Bruce Horowitz.


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The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics Robin Burgess, Matthew Hansen, Benjamin A. Olken, Peter Potapov, Stefanie Sieber. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in September NBER Program(s):Environment and Energy Economics, Political Economy Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world's most Cited by: THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DEFORESTATION IN THE TROPICS* Robin Burgess Matthew Hansen Benjamin A.

Olken Peter Potapov Stefanie Sieber Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emis-sions and threatens the world’s most diverse ecosystems. Much of this defor-estation is driven by illegal logging.

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DEFORESTATION IN THE TROPICS Robin Burgess, LSE Matthew Hansen, University of Maryland Benjamin A. Olken, MIT Peter Potapov, University of Maryland Stefanie Sieber, World Bank Abstract Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-–fth of greenhouse gas emissions and threatens the world™s most diverse ecosystems.

Downloadable. Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one- fth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world s most diverse ecosystems.

The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the tropics suggests that understanding the incentives of local bureaucrats and politicians who enforce forest policy may be critical to combating tropical deforestation.

Globally, deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of annual emissions of greenhouse gases, with the bulk of this coming from tropical forests. To put this in perspective, deforestation contributes more to greenhouse gas emissions than the global transportation sector and roughly the same amount of emissions as the entire United by: "The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics," CEPR Discussion PapersC.E.P.R.

Discussion Papers. Robin Burgess & Matthew Hansen & Benjamin Olken & Peter Potapov & Stefanie Sieber, "The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics," GRI Working Pap Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics Robin Burgess (LSE) Matthew Hansen (SDSU) Benjamin Olken (MIT) Peter Potapov (SDSU) Stefanie Sieber (LSE) January Abstract Logging of tropical forests accounts for almost one-–fth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens some of the world™s most diverse ecosystems.

This paper. The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics Robin Burgess (LSE) Matthew Hansen (Maryland) Benjamin Olken (MIT) Peter Potapov (Maryland) Stefanie Sieber (World Bank) April Abstract Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-–fth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world™s most diverse ecosystems.

In The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics (NBER Working Paper No. ), co-authors Robin Burgess, Matthew Hansen, Benjamin Olken, Peter Potapov, and Stefanie Sieber find that Indonesia's decentralized and relatively weak governmental controls over forest resources in the post-Suharto era have contributed to illegal logging and.

The political economy of deforestation in the tropics. Working paper on 1 April, Download. Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world’s most diverse ecosystems.

The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the tropics suggests that understanding the incentives. The political economy of tropical deforestation: assessing models and motives. Environmental Politics: Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 1 day ago  Dr Bernice Maxton-Lee is the author of Forest Conservation and Sustainability in Indonesia: A Political Economy Study of International Governance Failure, published in by submitted this Guest Post about deforestation in Indonesia.

Forests, carbon markets, and capitalism: How deforestation in Indonesia became a geo-political hornet’s nest. Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world's most diverse ecosystems.

The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the tropics suggests that understanding the incentives of local bureaucrats and politicians who enforce forest policy may be critical to understanding tropical deforestation.

Get this from a library. The political economy of deforestation in the tropics. [Robin Burgess; National Bureau of Economic Research.;] -- Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world's most diverse ecosystems.

The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the. DOI: /qje/qjs Corpus ID: The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics @article{BurgessThePE, title={The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics}, author={Robin Burgess and Matthew C.

Hansen and Benjamin A. Olken and Peter V. Potapov and Stefanie Sieber}, journal={Public Economics: Miscellaneous Issues eJournal}, year={} }.

“The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics.” The Quarterly Journal of Economicsno. 4 (Novem ): Version: Author's final manuscript. Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world's most diverse ecosystems.

The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the tropics suggests that understanding the incentives of local bureaucrats and politicians who enforce forest policy may be critical to understanding.

Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world's most diverse ecosystems. The prevalence of The Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics.

NBER Working Paper No. w Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Sep Last Revised: 18 Aug   Political Economy of Deforestation in the Tropics 1.

THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF DEFORESTATION IN THE TROPICS Christoph Schulze J 1 Introduction Tropical forests play a crucial role in terms of counteracting climate change, as they turn carbon dioxide (CO2) into oxygen when performing photosynthesis.

The book maps the history of deforestation in Indonesia in the context of global political economy, exploring the relationship between international trade, the interests and ideology behind global sustainability programmes and the failures of forest conservation in Indonesia.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Tropical deforestation accounts for almost one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions worldwide and threatens the world’s most diverse ecosystems. The prevalence of illegal forest extraction in the tropics suggests that understanding the incentives of local bureaucrats and politicians who enforce forest policy may be.This page edited volume carefully distinguishes among the three major regions of the country, namely Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah and Sarawak, not only in recognition of the ecological variation of equatorial Malaysia, but also of the different economic, political and social dynamics involved.Skip to main content.

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