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Efficient management of biologically diverse tropical forests

Douglas Southgate

Discussion paper, 20 pages

Developed in this paper is an optimal control model of the costs and benefits of using tropical forests as a natural repository of species and folk knowledge. The model serves as a framework for assessing how various market and tenurial incentives influence both deforestation and the collection of information in tropical forests and other ethno-biologically diverse environments.

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