Environmental resource valuation : applications of the contingent valuation method in Italy /

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Imprint:Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, c1998.
Description:xi, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series:Studies in risk and uncertainty
Subject:Contingent valuation -- Italy.
Natural resources -- Valuation -- Italy.
Contingent valuation.
Natural resources -- Valuation.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3044956
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Other authors / contributors:Bishop, Richard C.
Romano, Donato.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction / Richard C. Bishop and Donato Romano
  • 2. A Review of CVM Environmental Applications in Italy / Donato Romano and Laura Vigano
  • 3. Total Economic Value and Evaluation Techniques / Marco Albani and Donato Romano
  • 4. Cognitive Representations of Total Value in a CVM Framework: A Critical Review of the Literature / Giorgio Casoni
  • 5. Paternalism vs. Consumer Sovereignty in the Economic Appraisal of Non-Market Goods / Fabio Nuti
  • 6. The Economic Value of Wildlife (Game and Non-Game): Two CVM Case Studies from North-Eastern Italy / Francesco Marangon and Paolo Rosato
  • 7. The Economic Value of Hunting in Florence Province / Leonardo Casini and Severino Romano
  • 8. The Economic Value of Hunting Activity: A CVM Study at Tonezza Del Cimone (Vicenza) Alpine Preserve / Guido Maria Bazzani
  • 9. Valuing Birdwatching in a Mediterranean Wetland / Giovanni Signorello
  • 10. Individual WTPs for Reductions in Cancer Death Risks / Agostina Aimola
  • 11. The Economic Value of Rural Landscape: An Application to the Area Between Isonzo and Tagliamento Rivers (Friuli-Venezia Giulia) / Tiziano Tempesta
  • 12. Kernel vs. Logit Modeling of Single Bounded CV Responses: Valuing Access to Architectural and Visual Arts Heritage in Italy / Riccardo Scarpa, Gemma Sirchia and Marina Bravi
  • 13. Categorical Nesting and Information Effects on WTP Estimates for the Conservation of Cultural Heritage in Campi Flegrei / Patrizia Riganti and Riccardo Scarpa
  • 14. Reflections on Validity and the Italian Experience with Contingent Valuation / Richard C. Bishop and Daniel W. McCollum.