Management of National Parks in Developing Countries: A Proposal for an International Park Service
Acknowledgement to colleagues: a senior wilderness guide in a major African park; Will Reidhead, World Wide Fund for Nature; and Christopher Barrett at Cornell University, for their thoughtful comments, suggestions, and criticisms. Presented at the Seattle meeting of the Western Economics Association International, June 29-July 3, 2002. Opinions and any possible errors of fact are the sole responsibility of the author.
WP 2002-25 August 2002JEL Classification Codes: O10; O55; Q28
Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University
economic development; parks; protected areas; biodiversity; community management