• Presumed open access forests have as little as 34% of those under collective action.
• No evidence that Community Forestry Programme forests store more carbon
.• Carbon from collective action not conditional on Community Forestry Programme.
Bluffstone, R., Somanathan, E., Jha, P., Luintel, H., Bista, R., Toman, M., ... & Adhikari, B. (2018). Does Collective Action Sequester Carbon? Evidence from the Nepal Community Forestry Program.