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Nature’s Wealth
Cambridge University Press
9781107027152 - Nature’s Wealth - The Economics of Ecosystem Services and Poverty - Edited by Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Elissaios Papyrakis, Jetske Bouma and Roy Brouwer
Table of Contents

Contents

List of contributors
x
Acknowledgements
xvi
1         The economics of ecosystem services and poverty
Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Elissaios Papyrakis, Jetske Bouma and Roy Brouwer
1
Part I    Biodiversity-related ecosystem services
Jetske Bouma
31
2         Park–people conflicts, rhino conservation and poverty alleviation in Nepal
Bhim Adhikari, Duncan Knowler, Mahesh Poudyal and Wolfgang Haider
37
3         Rural poverty and human–elephant conflicts in Sri Lanka
Ron Janssen, L. H. P. Gunaratne, Roy Brouwer, Vithanarachchige D. N. Ayoni, Priyanga K. Premarathne and H. P. L. K. Nanayakkara
56
4         Poverty, livelihoods and the conservation of nature in biodiversity hotspots around the world
Jetske Bouma, K. J. Joy and Maronel Steyn
74
Part II   Marine-related ecosystem services
Pieter J. H. van Beukering
107
5         The role of marine protected areas in alleviating poverty in the Asia-Pacific
Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Lea M. Scherl and Craig Leisher
115
6         Economics of conservation for the Hon Mun Marine Protected Area in Vietnam
Nam Pham Khanh and Pieter J. H. van Beukering
134
7         A multi-criteria approach to equitable fishing rights allocation in South Africa’s Western Cape
Ron Janssen, Alison R. Joubert and Theodor J. Stewart
155
Part III  Forest-related ecosystem services
Pieter J. H. van Beukering
173
8         Greening the charcoal chain in Tanzania
Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Sebastiaan M. Hess, Eric E. Massey, Sabina L. Di Prima, Victor G. Makundi, Kim van der Leeuw and Godius Kahyarara
183
9         Payments for environmental services in the protected areas of the Philippines
Sebastiaan M. Hess, Eugenia C. Bennagen, Anabeth Indab-San Gregorio, Janet A. R. Amponin and Pieter J. H. van Beukering
201
10        The copper curse and forest degradation in Zambia
Elissaios Papyrakis, Muyeye Chambwera, Sebastiaan M. Hess and Pieter J. H. van Beukering
217
11        Institutions and forest management in the Swat region of Pakistan
Gideon Kruseman and Lorenzo Pellegrini
234
Part IV   Water-related ecosystem services
Roy Brouwer and Rashid Hassan
259
12        Small-scale water harvesting and household poverty in northern Ethiopia
Fitsum Hagos, Eyasu Yazew, Mekonnen Yohannes, Afeworki Mulugeta, Girmay Gebresamuel Abraha, Zenebe Abraha, Gideon Kruseman and Vincent Linderhof
265
13        Water services, dam management and poverty in the Inner Niger Delta in Mali
Pieter J. H. van Beukering, Bakary Kone and Leo Zwarts
283
14        The environmental and social impacts of flood defences in rural Bangladesh
A. K. Enamul Haque, Luke Brander, Roy Brouwer, Sonia Akter and Sakib Mahmud
296
15        Double dividends of additional water charges in South Africa
Jan H. van Heerden, Richard S. J. Tol, Reyer Gerlagh, James N. Blignant, Sebastiaan M. Hess, Mark Horridge, Margaret Mabugu, Ramos E. Mabugu and Martinus P. de Wit
315
Part V    Land-related ecosystem services
Elissaios Papyrakis and S. Mansoob Murshed
333
16        Income poverty and dependence on common resources in rural India
Urvashi Narain, Shreekant Gupta and Klaas Van’t Veld
341
17        Tenure security and ecosystem service provisioning in Kenya
Jane Kabubo-Mariara, Vincent Linderhof, Gideon Kruseman and Rosemary Atieno
356
18        Pastureland degradation and poverty among herders in Mongolia
Sebastiaan M. Hess, Auyrzana Enkh-Amgalan, Antonius J. Dietz, Tumur Erdenechuluun, Wietze Lise and Byamba Purev
373
19        Changes in welfare and the environment in rural Uganda
Vincent Linderhof, Paul O. Okwi, Johannes Hoogeveen and Thomas Emwanu
391
Index
409



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