Parkhurst, Gregory M and Shogren, Jason F and Crocker, Thomas (2011): Tradable Set-Aside Requirements (TSARs): Conserving Spatially Dependent Environmental Amenities.
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In the lab, we examine the effectiveness of two land use conservation policies: a tradable set aside requirements (TSARs), and the TSARs combined with an agglomeration bonus. Evaluated by bioeconomic efficiency, our experimental results suggest: 1) TSARs is a cost-effective land conservation tool; and 2) combining TSARS with the agglomeration bonus increases habitat connectivity but at a price—lower economic efficiency.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Tradable Set-Aside Requirements (TSARs): Conserving Spatially Dependent Environmental Amenities|
|Keywords:||Conservation, tradable development rights, spatial conservation, market instruments|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D0 - General > D02 - Institutions: Design, Formation, and Operations
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q2 - Renewable Resources and Conservation > Q27 - Issues in International Trade
|Depositing User:||Gregory M. Parkhurst|
|Date Deposited:||06. Nov 2011 15:15|
|Last Modified:||15. Feb 2013 15:24|
Parkhurst, Gregory M., Shogren, Jason F., Crocker, Thomas, "Tradable Set-Aside Requirements (TSARs): Conserving Spatially Dependent Environmental Amenities," 2011 Weber State University Working paper