Economic Benefits of Critical Habitat for the Mexican Spotted Owl: A Scope Test Using a Multiple-Bounded Contingent Valuation Survey

A split-sample design is used to test for a difference between mean willingness to pay (WTP) for protecting the Mexican spotted owl versus protecting 62 threatened/endangered species which includes the Mexican spotted owl. The multiple bounded contingent valuation method is used in a mail survey of...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: John B. Loomis, Earl Ekstrand
Format: Article
Published: Western Agricultural Economics Association 1997-12-01
Series:Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics
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