Market mechanism or subsidy in disguise ? Governing payment for environmental services in Costa Rica

@inproceedings{Fletcher2012MarketMO,
  title={Market mechanism or subsidy in disguise ? Governing payment for environmental services in Costa Rica},
  author={Robert Fletcher and Jan Breitling},
  year={2012}
}
0016-7185/$ see front matter 2011 Elsevier Ltd. A doi:10.1016/j.geoforum.2011.11.008 ⇑ Corresponding author. Tel.: +506 2205 9090. E-mail addresses: rfletcher@upeace.org (R. Flet (J. Breitling). Costa Rica’s national payment for environmental services (PES) program has inspired a large body of research, most of which seeks to assess its impacts on deforestation and/or poverty. The specific forms of governance shaping the program, by contrast, have received much less attention. While the program… CONTINUE READING

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