TITLE

Economics of Antipoaching Enforcement and the Ivory Trade Ban

AUTHOR(S)
Bulte, Erwin H.; Van Kooten, G. Cornelis
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
American Journal of Agricultural Economics;May99, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p453
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which used a model of elephant conservation that includes illegal poaching, enforcement effort, and legal culling to analyze elephant populations for alternative policies, with and without legal trade of ivory. Equilibrium elephant stocks with and without poaching; Empirical application to Zambia; Conclusions.
ACCESSION #
1921499

 

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