MEASURING FISHING CAPACITY: AN APPLICATION TO IN NORTH PACIFIC GROUNDFISH FISHERIES

This research provides estimates of fishing capacity for the pollock fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands using DEA and stochastic frontier techniques. Capacity estimates are computed and compared under various model specifications, as well as before and after passage of the American Fisheries Act, which allowed for cooperatives in the pollock fishery.


Issue Date:
2000
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/21815
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/21815
Total Pages:
23
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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