General Conclusion

Jean‐Marie Baland and Jean‐Philippe Platteau

in Halting Degradation of Natural Resources

Published in print March 2000 | ISBN: 9780198290612
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191601613 | DOI:
 General Conclusion

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This chapter discusses the most significant findings or propositions of this study on managing village or local resources, and their policy implications. Given the variety of situations that can occur in the field, researchers play a key role in determining the theoretical model that best suits a specific situation, by identifying the relevant characteristics of the resource, of the users, and the social structure in which these belong.

Keywords: resource management; common property resources; community-based approach; market integration; co-management

Chapter.  3021 words. 

Subjects: Economic Development and Growth

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