Accession Number ERS-ERR-64
Title Use of Markets To Increase Private Investment in Environmental Stewardship.
Publication Date Sep 2008
Media Count 78p
Personal Author C. Greene D. Hellerstein L. Hansen M. Ribaudo
Abstract U.S. farmers and ranchers produce a wide variety of commodities for food, fuel, and fiber in response to market signals. Farms also contain significant amounts of natural resources that can provide a host of environmental services, including cleaner air a ...
Keywords Agriculture
Eco-labeling
Emissions trading
Environmental protection
Environmental stewardship
Farmers
Habitat
Incentives
Land use
Market
Public good
Soil erosion
Supply and demand
Transaction costs
Water quality


 
Source Agency Economic Research Service
NTIS Subject Category 68 - Environmental Pollution & Control
98 - Agriculture & Food
96 - Business & Economics
48 - Natural Resources & Earth Sciences
Corporate Author Economic Research Service, Washington, DC. Resource Economics Div.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Economic research rept.
NTIS Issue Number 0825
Contract Number N/A

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