Economic benefits and costs of economic instruments and their implementation
Contact: Roy Brouwer, IVM
to develop and apply guidelines for the assessment of the benefits and costs of economic policy instruments to conserve biodiversity.
Task 1 Critical review of the biodiversity valuation literature
Task 2 Development of practical guidelines for biodiversity valuation and benefits of economic instruments
Task 3 Development of an economic instrument cost accounting framework
Task 4 Testing of the valuation guidelines and accounting framework in the case studies