Economics, Trade and Incentive Measures

ID 6534
Submitting Entity Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
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Title Loss of the value of Szigetköz wetland due to the gabcikovo-nagymaros barrage system development
Description This case study describes the calculation of the loss of values of an important wetland area in 
Hungary using the method of benefit transfer.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-oecd-09-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Marjainé Zsuzsanna Szerényi, Eszter Kovács, Sándor Kerekes and Mónika Kék
Source Study prepared for the OECD (2002) Handbook of Biodiversity Valuation
Countries Hungary
Ecosystems Inland Waters Biodiversity
Regions Central and Eastern Europe
Incentive Measures Economic Valuation