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Resource Economics

ISBN-10: 0521697670
ISBN-13: 9780521697675
Edition: 2nd 2010
Authors: Jon M. Conrad
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Book details

List price: $45.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/14/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 300
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Preface to the Second Edition: What Stayed, What Went, What's New?
Acknowledgments
Basic Concepts
Renewable, Nonrenewable, and Environmental Resources
Population Dynamics: Simulation, Steady State, and Local Stability
Extraction of a Nonrenewable Resource
Discounting
A Discrete-Time Extension of the Method of Lagrange Multipliers
Asymptotic Depletion of a Nonrenewable Resource
The Maximum Principle and Dynamic Programming in Discrete Time
Dynamic Programming in a Two-Period, Two-State Model
A Markov Decision Model and Stochastic Dynamic Programming
Exercises
Solving Numerical Allocation Problems Using Excel's Solver
Introduction and Overview
Optimal Rotation for an Even-Aged Forest
Solving an Implicit Equation for the Optimal Steady-State Fish Stock
Solving an Implicit Equation for the Optimal Date of Exhaustion
Optimal First-Period Harvest in a Two-Period, Two-State Model
The Optimal Linear Harvest Policy
Optimal Escapement in a Finite-Horizon Deterministic Model
Optimal Escapement for One Realization (Seed 1) of Z<sub>t+1</sub>
An Optimal Depletion Problem: The Mine Manager's Problem
Approximating the Asymptotic Approach to a Bioeconomic Optimum
The Most Rapid Approach Path to an Optimal Pollution Stock
Optimal Escapement with Stochastic Growth
Exercises
The Economics of Fisheries
Introduction and Overview
Net Growth
Fishery Production Functions
The Yield-Effort Function
The Static Model of Open Access
The Dynamic Model of Open Access
Regulated Open Access
Maximization of Static Rent
Present-Value Maximization
Traditional Management Policies
Bioeconomic or Incentive-Based Management Policies
Marine Reserves
Exercises
The Economics of Forestry
Introduction and Overview
The Volume Function and Mean Annual Increment
The Optimal Single Rotation
The Faustmann Rotation
An Example
Timber Supply
The Optimal Stock of Old-Growth Forest
Exercises
The Economics of Nonrenewable Resources
Introduction and Overview
A Simple Model
Hotelling's Rule
The Inverse Demand Curve
Extraction and Price Paths in the Competitive Industry
Extraction and Price Paths under Monopoly
Reserve-Dependent Costs
Exploration
The Economic Measure of Scarcity
A Postscript to "Betting the Planet"
Exercises
Stock Pollutants
Introduction and Overview
The Commodity-Residual Transformation Frontier
Damage Functions and Welfare
A Degradable Stock Pollutant
Diffusion and a Nondegradable Stock Pollutant
Optimal Extraction with a Nondegradable Waste
Climate Change
Emission Taxes and Marketable Pollution Permits
Exercises
Maximin Utility with Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources
Introduction and Overview
The Maximin Criterion
The Gini Coefficient
Growth with Resources, Intergenerational Utility, and the Maximin Criterion
Overlapping Generations
Complications
An Exercise
Annotated Bibliography
Index

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