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Which type of policy instrument do citizens and experts prefer? A choice experiment on Swedish marine and water policy


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Title: Which type of policy instrument do citizens and experts prefer? A choice experiment on Swedish marine and water policy
Authors: Ek, Claes
Elofsson, Katarina
Lagerkvist, Carl-Johan
Issue Date: Nov-2018
Extent: 37
Publication type: report
Publisher: University of Gothenburg
Organization: Dept. of Economics, University of Gothenburg
Series/Report no.: Working Papers in Economics
746
Keywords: choice experiments
instrument choice
nutrient trading
water policy
Abstract: In the choice between alternative environmental policy instruments, economists tend to favor policies capable of attaining cost-efficiency, but other considerations may be important to stakeholders. We perform a choice experiment modeled on Swedish water and marine policy to estimate preferences for different types of environmental policy instruments among citizens and municipal experts. To approximate preferences for each instrument per se, choice sets include several attributes that respondent... more
ISSN: 1403-2465
Description: H23, Q53, Q58
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/58220
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