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Politics, economics and: pastoral land management in New Zealand: tenures for the times
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1993-04)
The span of this report encompasses major changes in terminology and in units of measure. Unless otherwise indicated, terminology and measures have been used in forms appropriate to their historical context. New Zealand ...
Measuring perceived and acceptable risk: an application of survey approaches
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1991-06)
A number of different approaches to measuring perceived and acceptable risk have been developed over the past 10 years. This publication describes the pilot testing of three survey techniques each designed to look at ...
Option value: improving resource allocation efficiency
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management, 1991-10)
Measuring consumer benefits associated with a policy or a project in a world where prices and outcomes are known with certainty is, at least in theory, straightforward. Changes in consumer surplus provide an appropriate ...
Indicators of the state of the coastal environment and management practices
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1993-06)
Managing competition: a survey of methods for allocating scarce resources
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management. Lincoln University / University of Canterbury, 1990-06)
The essence of resource management is determining the optimal rates of use and allocation of scarce resources. However, a problem arises in determining what optimality means. Often the resource management agency uses ...
Environmental education of New Zealand business: needs and responses
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1992-10)
This research project was undertaken for the Ministry for the Environment to identify first, the information that New Zealand businesses needed on environmental issues and, second, how those information needs might be ...
Natural resource accounting - an overview from a New Zealand perspective with special reference to the Norwegian experience
(Lincoln University & University of Canterbury. Centre for Resource Management, 1990-09)
Early in 1989, the New Zealand Ministry for the Environment commissioned a small research project in order to set directions for work on natural resource accounting in this country. Three recommendations were made in the ...
Environmental decision making for groundwater systems
(Lincoln University. Lincoln Environmental / Centre for Resource Management., 1996-10)
All decisions that impact on the environment have technical, economic, social and cultural implications. To achieve our national goal of sustainable management, there is a need to develop and test environmental decision-making ...
Transport fuels in New Zealand after Maui: lignite on the back burner
(Lincoln College and University of Canterbury. Centre for Resource Management., 1990-07)
The greenhouse effect is perhaps the major global environmental issue we face at the end of the twentieth century. It is a peculiarly intractable problem for various reasons. Scientific opinion is divided so policy makers ...
Biophysical impacts of tourism
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management / Lincoln Environmental, 1996-11)