Essays about: "Non-market valuation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Non-market valuation.

  1. 1. Farmers' willingness to adopt silvopasture practices : investigating compensation claims using a contingent valuation approach among Swedish cattle producers

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Harold Opdenbosch; [2021]
    Keywords : Silvopasture practices; willingness to adopt; compensation claims; contingent valutation method; survey; theory of planned behaviour; Heckman two-step model; factor analysis; cattle production; Sweden;

    Abstract : To mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and biodiversity loss from cattle production in Sweden, it is particularly crucial to incentivize cattle producers to adopt silvopasture practices. To investigate cattle producers’ willingness to adopt silvopasture practices and the related compensation claims, a contingent valuation survey was conducted among cattle producers in Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. A lake’s impact on suburban dwellings : a hedonic price study on housing in Täby

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Johanna Berglund; [2019]
    Keywords : hedonic pricing; ecosystem services; nature; environmental attributes;

    Abstract : Ecosystem services are of great interest for both cultural experiences, health benefits and keeping the earth living. With a growing population and increasing exploitation, it is crucial to recognize the value of natural sceneries to real estate in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Case study of Airbnb listings in Berlin : Hedonic pricing approach to measuring demand for tourist accommodation characteristics

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Libuse Haubeltova; [2018]
    Keywords : Sharing economy accommodation; Airbnb; hedonic pricing; machine learning; linear regression; ordinary least squares method OLS ; Berlin.;

    Abstract : The main purpose of this degree project is to reveal the Airbnb customer’s preferences and quantify the impact of non-market factors on the market price of tourist accommodation in Berlin, Germany. The data retrieved from Airbnb listings, publicly available on Inside Airbnb (2017), was supplemented on indicator of sharing economy accommodation using machine learning method in order to distinguish between amateur and business-running professional hosts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Recreational demand for the Swedish Mountains: A case from Storulvån and Helags during winter : An Environmental Valuation using the Travel Cost model

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Tomasdotter; [2017]
    Keywords : zonal travel cost model; non-market valuation; environmental good; mountain area;

    Abstract : This study was conducted during the winter months in the mountains. The main objective was to estimate visitors’ values for two recreational mountain areas in Sweden, Storulvån and Helags, using the travel cost method. From the estimated values, a recreational demand and a consumer surplus has been estimated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Valuation of Forest Non-Market Values : An empirical study in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Daniel Otterbeck; Fredrik Lundstedt; [2017]
    Keywords : Forestry rotation period; Environmental valuation; Forest conservation; Rotationsperiod; miljövärdering;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to investigate the Willingness to Pay (WTP) of conserving a ten hectares forest area in Rutvik, amongst the population of Luleå municipality. Furthermore, the study investigated the factors influencing the WTP and its impact on a Faustmann-Hartman rotation period. READ MORE