Forest management -- Economic aspects, Ecosystem services, Environmental economics
This essay is about how a relatively simple application of the ‘new scarcity’ paradigm for non-market ecosystem services (Simpson, Toman and Ayres 2005) changed the management plan for a national forest. We identify lessons from our experience for AERE members.
Ervin, David., G. Larsen, and C. Shinn. Simple Ecosystem Service Valuation Can Impact National Forest Management, American Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Newsletter. Spring 2012