VALUATION AND ASSESSMENT OF FOREST AND ENVIRONMENTAL GOODS AND SERVICES

Second cycle degree in FOREST SCIENCE - SCIENZE FORESTALI (Ord. 2014) (discontinued)

Campus: LEGNARO (PD)

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: MARA THIENE

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Principles of mathematics and statistics
Examination methods: Written test
Course unit contents: Topics covered in the course include:
1. Principles of environmental economics, market failure, public goods, externalities and economic value of environmental resources
2. Revealed Preference methods: Travel Cost, Hedonic Pricing
3. Stated Preference methods: Contingent Valuation, Choice Experiments
4. Benefit Transfer
5. Payment of Ecosystem Services