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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Public policy, community ownership and clean energy

Robert Pollin.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2012; p ublished online April 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Energy Economics; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Development Planning and Policy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies. 10682 words.

This paper considers policies for promoting productive investments in the USA, especially as regards the project of building a clean energy economy. The four main policies examined are (i)...

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Economic Development Prospects of Forest-Dependent Communities: Analyzing Trade-offs Using a Compromise-Fuzzy Programming Framework

Emina Krcmar and G. Cornelis van Kooten.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2008; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Primary Products; Demographic Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation. 8370 words.

Many aboriginal communities look to forest resources for short- and long-term employment, adequate timber for mills, an even flow of wood fiber for community stability, and financial...

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Book review. The Living Land: Agriculture, Food and Community Regeneration in Rural Europe. J Pretty

M Krämer.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

June 1999; p ublished online June 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

Using Contingent Valuation to Measure User and Nonuser Benefits: An Application to Public Transit

Kathleen M. Painter, Robert Douglas Scott, Philip R. Wandschneider and Kenneth L. Casavant.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Renewable Resources and Conservation; Transport. 0 words.

The contingent valuation method (CVM) was used to measure the value of a community service, rural transit, that has both user and nonuser values. Traditional focus groups and a CVM...

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On the comparative evaluation of agricultural income distributions in the European Union

P Allanson and L Hubbard.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

The paper reports a set of operational rules for ranking income distributions that could be used, given appropriate data, to address a range of policy issues concerning the economic welfare...

Valuing the outputs of multifunctional agriculture

Alan Randall.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural Economics; Environmental Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Primary Products. 0 words.

Given that agriculture produces a broad array of valuable amenities in addition to commodity outputs, ‘green payments’ might be a tool for maximising welfare from the agricultural...