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An Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) Approach to Economic and Environmental Policy

  • Yuzuru Miyata
  • Hiroyuki Shibusawa
  • Indrawan Permana
  • Any Wahyuni
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Part of the New Frontiers in Regional Science: Asian Perspectives book series (NFRSASIPER, volume 23)

Abstract

Environmentalists and economists agree that indifference to the environment has caused environmental degradation and the depletion of natural resources. The underlying reason for the underestimation of assets is that not all environmental goods and services are included in the economic analysis of programs and policies. Many of the advantages provided by natural resources are public goods with no market price. When natural resources are supplied to one person, they are also available to others.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuzuru Miyata
    • 1
  • Hiroyuki Shibusawa
    • 1
  • Indrawan Permana
    • 2
  • Any Wahyuni
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Architecture and Civil EngineeringToyohashi University of TechnologyToyohashiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Architecture, Faculty of EngineeringPalangka Raya UniversityKalimantan TengahIndonesia
  3. 3.Directorate General of Highways - Ministry of Public Works of IndonesiaMakassarIndonesia

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