... and receive personalised notifications on
new pluralistic content directly into your inbox!

Robert Costanza: Ecosystem Service Valuation

Robert Costanza
ELD (the economics of land degradation), 2014
Level: advanced
Perspective: Ecological Economics
Topic: Resources, Environment & Climate
Format: Lecture / Presentation
Duration: 00:45:12

Robert Costanza briefly present various methods of environmental valuation, and talks about the changes in the global value of ecosystem services. He then introduces the major ecosystem services, and how different methods of valuation affect the preferred policies to address environmental issues.

Comment from our editors:

This lecture touches upon the controversial topic of economic valuation of the environment. The content of this lecture is based on a 2014 Article published in Global Environmental Change that is not open access (doi: j.gloenvcha.2014.04.002).

Go to: Robert Costanza: Ecosystem Service Valuation


This project is brought to you by the Network for Pluralist Economics (Netzwerk Plurale Ökonomik e.V.).  It is committed to diversity and independence and is dependent on donations from people like you. Regular or one-off donations would be greatly appreciated.