This study uses empirical data from the Ethiopian highlands to estimate the damage from soil erosion and evaluate the profitability of proposed conservation investments. A farm-level model is developed to study economic incentives to implement proposed conservation methods.

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Shiferaw, B.
Holden, S. T.
Year: 
2001
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Environment and Development Economics
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Shiferaw, B., & Holden, S. T. (2001). Farm-level benefits to investments for mitigating land degradation: empirical evidence from Ethiopia. Environment and Development Economics, 6(03). doi:10.1017/S1355770X01000195

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