Cooper, Joseph C. and Hanemann, W.M. and Signorello, Giovanni (2002): One and One-Half Bound Dichotomous Choice Contingent Valuation. Published in: Review of Economics and Statistics , Vol. 84, (November 2002): pp. 742-750.
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To reduce the potential for response bias on the follow-up bid in multiple-bound discrete choice CVM questions while maintaining much of the efficiency gains of the multiple-bound approach, we introduce the one-and-one-half-bound (OOHB) approach. Despite the fact that the OOHB model uses less information than the double-bound (DB) approach, efficiency gains in moving from single-bound to OOHB capture a large portion of the gain associated with moving from single-bound to DB. In an analysis of survey data, our OOHB estimates demonstrated higher consistency with respect to the follow-up data than the DB estimates and were more efficient as well.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||One and One-Half Bound Dichotomous Choice Contingent Valuation|
|Keywords:||contingent valuation, double-bound, one-and-one-half bound|
|Subjects:||Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q2 - Renewable Resources and Conservation > Q26 - Recreational Aspects of Natural Resources
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C1 - Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General > C15 - Statistical Simulation Methods: General
Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q2 - Renewable Resources and Conservation > Q20 - General
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C2 - Single Equation Models ; Single Variables > C25 - Discrete Regression and Qualitative Choice Models ; Discrete Regressors ; Proportions ; Probabilities
|Depositing User:||Joseph C. Cooper|
|Date Deposited:||08. Sep 2009 15:06|
|Last Modified:||17. Feb 2013 22:38|
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