Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Forest Protection: The Transaction Costs of REDD
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We thank Arun Agrawal, Eric Alston, Richard Jessor, Gary Libecap, Terrence McCabe, Bernardo Mueller, Esther Mwangi, Michael Oppenheimer, Elinor Ostrom, James Poterba, Ashwin Ravikumar, and Barry Weingast,for constructive criticism on earlier drafts. Funding provided by the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and National Science Foundation (HSD- 0527138; SEB-0648447; and SEB-0528146). The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.