Investigation of landowners’ preferences for afforestation contracts in Denmark

This study investigates landowners’ preferences for afforestation contracts in Denmark using a choice experiment. Four attributes are investigated: purpose of afforestation, option of denouncing the contract, control by authorities and subsidy levels. One average, landowners showed strong preferences for having the option to denounce the contracts whereas increasing control lead to increases in required compensation. Biodiversity was the most popular purpose.


Issue Date:
2010-05
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/199255
Published in:
Scandinavian Forest Economics: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Scandinavian Society of Forest Economics
2010, Number 43
Page range:
127-130
Total Pages:
5




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