Institutions, Sustainability, and Natural Resources

Institutions for Sustainable Forest Management


ISBN: 978-1-4020-3479-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-3519-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Sustainability, Institutions, and Forest Management

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-42

    In Search of Optimal Institutions for Sustainable Forest Management: Lessons from Developed and Developing Countries

  4. Chapter

    Pages 43-81

    Modern Economic Theory and the Challenge of Embedded Tenure Institutions: African Attempts to Reform Local Forest Policies

  5. Chapter

    Pages 83-113

    Organizations, Institutions, External Setting and Institutional Dynamics

  6. Chapter

    Pages 115-134

    Valuing Forest Ecosystems — An Institutional Perspective

  7. Chapter

    Pages 135-139

    The Great Tragedy of Science: Sustainable Forest Management and Markets for Environmental Services

  8. Chapter

    Pages 141-154

    The Kyoto Protocol: Property Rights and Efficiency of Markets

  9. Chapter

    Pages 155-191

    Deforestation and Population Increase

  10. Chapter

    Pages 193-210

    Limitations of Sustainable Forest Management: An Economics Perspective

  11. Chapter

    Pages 211-231

    Sustainable Forestry in a World of Specialization and Trade

  12. Chapter

    Pages 233-255

    Forest Carbon Sinks: A Temporary and Costly Alternative to Reducing Emissions for Climate Change Mitigation

  13. Chapter

    Pages 257-295

    The International Trade and Environmental Regime and the Sustainable Management of Canadian Forests

  14. Chapter

    Pages 297-309

    Sustainable Forest Management: Ciriacywantrup’s Definition of Conservation in Today’s Forest Resource Context

  15. Chapter

    Pages 311-339

    Stakes, Suspicions and Synergies in Sustainable Forest Management—the Asian Experience

  16. Epilogue

    1. Chapter

      Pages 341-356

      Institutions, Sustainable Forest Management, and Post-Newtonian Economics

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 357-361