Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword
Like this
3Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Contingent Valuation of the Environment

Contingent Valuation of the Environment

Ratings: (0)|Views: 168 |Likes:
Published by Archibong Ubong
Contingent valuation is a revealed preference method used to value the environment .It involves asking individuals their willingness to pay for specific environmental services and how much they are willing to accept as compensation for loss of an environmental good such as biodiversity.The merit of this method is that it can be used anywhere in the world,the demerit is that it is prone to bias.
Contingent valuation is a revealed preference method used to value the environment .It involves asking individuals their willingness to pay for specific environmental services and how much they are willing to accept as compensation for loss of an environmental good such as biodiversity.The merit of this method is that it can be used anywhere in the world,the demerit is that it is prone to bias.

More info:

Published by: Archibong Ubong on Aug 16, 2009
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PPTX, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

06/23/2010

pdf

text

original

 
CONTINGENT VALUATIONOF THE ENVIRONMENT
BYARCHIBONG UBONG
 
OVERVIEW
Contingent Valuation is a stated preferencesurvey method used to estimate economicvalues for all kinds of ecosystem andenvironmental services.
It can be used to estimate both use andnon-use values.
Most widely used method for estimatingnon-use values
Survey asks how much people are willing topay or willing to accept to maintain theexistence of or compensated for the loss of 
 
HISTORY OF CONTINGENTVALATIN
Contingent Valuation waspropounded in theory by S.V Ciriacy-Wantrup in 1947 as a method formarket valuation of a non-marketgood.
 Technique was applied practically forthe first time in 1963 when Davisused surveys to estimate the valuehunters and tourists placed on a

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->