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Efficient management of biologically diverse tropical forests

Discussion paper, 20 pages
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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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1357924X
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8005IIED