Welfare Implications of Community Forest Plantations in Developing Countries: The Orissa Social Forestry Project
in American Journal of Agricultural Economics
November 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 9944 words.
Community forest plantations are a common intervention in developing countries. We use household and remote sensing data from Orissa, India, to estimate welfare effects of community forest...
in Oxford Economic Papers
January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 5822 words.
We show how an apparently welfare improving phenomenon like an increase in the wage of the male member of a family can result in a seemingly paradoxical result where the entire family is...