The role of equity, trust and information on user fee acceptance in protected areas and other public lands: a structural model

@inproceedings{Nyaupane2009TheRO,
  title={The role of equity, trust and information on user fee acceptance in protected areas and other public lands: a structural model},
  author={Gyan Prasad Nyaupane and Alan R. Graefe and Robert Clyde Burns},
  year={2009}
}
Although inequity has been considered as a major concern of user fees on public lands, there is a lack of sufficient empirical research on understanding how perceptions of inequity influence fee acceptance. The purpose of this study was twofold: (1) to examine the role of three equity constructs on fee acceptance, and (2) to test whether perceptions of inequity mediate the relationship between trust, information and fee acceptance. This study is based on a telephone survey conducted with… CONTINUE READING