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Economic Dimensions of Climate Change Impacts on Southern Forests

  • Diana M. Burton
  • Bruce A. McCarl
  • Claudio N. M. de Sousa
  • Darius M. Adams
  • Ralph J. Alig
  • Steven M. Winnett
Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 128)

Abstract

Global climate change is apt to impact forests and forestry in the United States. Regions in the United States may be differentially affected. Forecasts of climatic change and of the biological response to climate change in trees and forests, however, are still largely hypothetical. Though much research is being done on aspects of climate change and biological response, conclusions are still preliminary.

Keywords

Climate Change Southern Region Climate Change Impact Economic Welfare Consumer Surplus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diana M. Burton
  • Bruce A. McCarl
  • Claudio N. M. de Sousa
  • Darius M. Adams
  • Ralph J. Alig
  • Steven M. Winnett

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