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Infinity fish : economics and the future of fish and fisheries

Ussif Rashid Sumaila (Author)
Infinity Fish: Economics and the Future of Fish and Fisheries is a practical and science-based reference that demonstrates how to value the benefits from restored marine ecosystems to sustain ocean and fishery resources for years to come. It discusses ecological and economical aspects to support the preservation of marine resources by understanding cost-benefits of fishery management systems. The book explains the economic benefits of restoring ecosystems that have been overexploited and how to maintain fisheries in a sustainable level
Print Book, English, 2022
Academic Press, London, United Kingdom, 2022
xx, 263 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 24 cm
9780128238165, 012823816X
1. Introduction2. Getting values and valuation right3. Evaluating the benefits from restored ecosystems4. Intergenerational cost–benefit analysis: A static model5. Intergenerational discounting: A dynamic model6. Intergenerational valuation of fisheries resources can justify long-term conservation7. An ecological-economic model for identifying areas in the ocean with the most vulnerable fish stocks8. Discount factors and the performance of fisheries management systems9. An economic indicator for monitoring fishing pressure on marine ecosystems