Stochastic Dominance, Entropy and Biodiversity Management


In this paper we develop a model of population dynamics using the Shannon entropy index, a measure of diversity that allows for global and specific population shocks. We model the effects of increasing the number of parcels on biodiversity, varying the number of spatially diverse parcels to capture risk diversification. We discuss the concepts of stochastic… (More)


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@inproceedings{Chambers2008StochasticDE, title={Stochastic Dominance, Entropy and Biodiversity Management}, author={Catherine M. Chambers and Paul E. Chambers and John R. Crooker and John C. Whitehead and John Madson}, year={2008} }