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Cultural sensitivity of the contingent valuation method
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1992-09)
Resource management decision making usually involves balancing the costs of a public policy with the benefits. In the last two decades there has been growing recognition that the public good nature of resource management ...
Policies for soil conservation in New Zealand: options for government
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1991-08)
This publication comprises part of a research project commissioned by the Ministry for the Environment as part of the 1989/90 Environmental Research Agenda. The research has the objective of identifying and evaluating ...
The costs and benefits of implementing an environmental management system
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1994-07)
The concept of environmental management systems (EMS) has developed as a way of recognising the need for change in the way individuals and organisations manage resources. The EMS approach has derived from quality management ...
Genetic engineering in New Zealand: science, ethics and public policy
(Centre for Resource Management, 1991-06)
Genetic engineering is rapidly being acknowledged as an emerging technology that has immense potential to improve the health, living standards, economy and environment for New Zealanders. However, some aspects of the ...
Risk communication: the implications for risk management
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1991-12)
This publication is part of a continuing research programme that seeks to examine aspects of risk and uncertainty with respect to environmental management. Previous reports and publications concentrated, firstly, on ...
Perception and evaluation of risks: findings for New Zealand and cross-cultural comparisons
(Lincoln University. Lincoln Environmental / Centre for Resource Management, 1996-05)
In a socio-psychological field study, perceptions and subjective evaluations of risky activities and environmental conditions were investigated in three countries: Germany, New Zealand and Australia. The aim of this ...