BIOECONOMIC MODELING OF A MULTICOHORT FISHERY: IMPLICATIONS FOR MANAGING THE ALASKAN KING CRAB INDUSTRY

The Alaskan king crab industry collapsed in the early l 980s due to stock declines and overexploitation. That collapse caused a transition within the industry and motivated analysis of the fishery. Bioeconomic modeling of the industry is presented, illustrating the importance of incorporating both biological and economic factors into the management process.


Issue Date:
Aug 01 1988
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/270342
Language:
English
Total Pages:
16




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