Publications 2017

How to evaluate nature

What are the challenges and solutions to achieving a fair valuation of the benefits of nature for a good quality of life? This is the over-arching theme of a newly published special issue of the journal Ecosystem Services, co-edited by Erik Gómez-Baggethun.

How to evaluate nature

The Special Issue:
Integrated valuation of ecosystem services: challenges and solutions

Includes two articles co-authored by Gómez-Baggethun:

A new valuation school: Integrating diverse values of nature in resource and land use decisions 
Keywords: Integrated valuation; Ecosystem services; Intrinsic value; Benefits of nature; Quality of life; Participation; Social and environmental justice; Decision support

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis and Cost-Benefit Analysis: Comparing alternative frameworks for integrated valuation of ecosystem services 
Keywords: Ecosystem services; Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Integrated valuation; Non-monetary valuation

Published 24. January 2017 - 13:39 - Updated 15. February 2017 - 9:51

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

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