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The Resource Social desirability and environmental valuation, Tobias Börger

Social desirability and environmental valuation, Tobias Börger

Label
Social desirability and environmental valuation
Title
Social desirability and environmental valuation
Statement of responsibility
Tobias Börger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Börger, Tobias
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5 B662 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Hohenheimer volkswirtschaftliche Schriften
Series volume
Band 66
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental economics
  • Social desirability
  • Social surveys
Label
Social desirability and environmental valuation, Tobias Börger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-240)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1. Introduction; 1.1. Motivation and objective of the study; 1.2. Outline of the study; Chapter 2. The economic valuation of environmental goods; 2.1. Measuring environmental values; 2.1.1. Total economic value (TEV); 2.1.2. Environmental values in neoclassical welfare theory; 2.1.3. Environmental valuation in practice; 2.2. The contingent valuation method; 2.2.1. Details of the CVM interview and questionnaire design; 2.2.2. Econometric approaches to assess environmental values --
  • 2.2.3. Contingent valuation in China; 2.3. Summary; Chapter 3. Social desirability; 3.1. Outline of the chapter; 3.2. Socially desirable responding; 3.2.1. The concept of socially desirable responding; 3.2.2. SDR research in psychology -- in search of a measurement tool; 3.2.3. SDR research in sociology -- to what extent does SDR bias survey results?; 3.2.4. The role of social and environmental norms; 3.3. The three-factor model to measure incentives for SDR; 3.3.1. Response behavior as rational choice; 3.3.2. The three-factor model of desirable responding; 3.4. Summary --
  • Chapter 4. The role of SDR in CVM; 4.1. Outline of the chapter; 4.2. Socially desirable responding and the CVM; 4.3. The effects of SDR on WTP statements; 4.4. Summary; Chapter 5. Empirical application; 5.1. Deforestation and rubber monocultures in Xishuangbanna, SW China; 5.1.1. Study area, the environmental problem and the LILAC project; 5.1.2. The subproject ECON A: A CVM survey in Jinghong; 5.1.3. The research design; 5.1.4. Caveats for survey research in China; 5.2. Measurement of the relevant variables; 5.2.1. Measuring need for social approval; 5.2.2. Measuring anonymity --
  • 5.2.3. Measuring trait desirability; 5.2.4. Calculation of the SDR variable; 5.3. General results of the contingent valuation survey; 5.3.1. Demographic characteristics of the sample population; 5.3.2. Overall determinants of WTP; 5.4. Analysis of the relationship of SDR and WTP; 5.5. Discussion of the empirical results; Chapter 6 Summary and concluding remarks; 7. References; 8. Appendix: The full questionnaire
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653015836
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv9gtcfs
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn818875318
  • (OCoLC)818875318
Label
Social desirability and environmental valuation, Tobias Börger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-240)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1. Introduction; 1.1. Motivation and objective of the study; 1.2. Outline of the study; Chapter 2. The economic valuation of environmental goods; 2.1. Measuring environmental values; 2.1.1. Total economic value (TEV); 2.1.2. Environmental values in neoclassical welfare theory; 2.1.3. Environmental valuation in practice; 2.2. The contingent valuation method; 2.2.1. Details of the CVM interview and questionnaire design; 2.2.2. Econometric approaches to assess environmental values --
  • 2.2.3. Contingent valuation in China; 2.3. Summary; Chapter 3. Social desirability; 3.1. Outline of the chapter; 3.2. Socially desirable responding; 3.2.1. The concept of socially desirable responding; 3.2.2. SDR research in psychology -- in search of a measurement tool; 3.2.3. SDR research in sociology -- to what extent does SDR bias survey results?; 3.2.4. The role of social and environmental norms; 3.3. The three-factor model to measure incentives for SDR; 3.3.1. Response behavior as rational choice; 3.3.2. The three-factor model of desirable responding; 3.4. Summary --
  • Chapter 4. The role of SDR in CVM; 4.1. Outline of the chapter; 4.2. Socially desirable responding and the CVM; 4.3. The effects of SDR on WTP statements; 4.4. Summary; Chapter 5. Empirical application; 5.1. Deforestation and rubber monocultures in Xishuangbanna, SW China; 5.1.1. Study area, the environmental problem and the LILAC project; 5.1.2. The subproject ECON A: A CVM survey in Jinghong; 5.1.3. The research design; 5.1.4. Caveats for survey research in China; 5.2. Measurement of the relevant variables; 5.2.1. Measuring need for social approval; 5.2.2. Measuring anonymity --
  • 5.2.3. Measuring trait desirability; 5.2.4. Calculation of the SDR variable; 5.3. General results of the contingent valuation survey; 5.3.1. Demographic characteristics of the sample population; 5.3.2. Overall determinants of WTP; 5.4. Analysis of the relationship of SDR and WTP; 5.5. Discussion of the empirical results; Chapter 6 Summary and concluding remarks; 7. References; 8. Appendix: The full questionnaire
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653015836
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv9gtcfs
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn818875318
  • (OCoLC)818875318

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