Readership: Faculty and graduate students in environmental economics and development economics, and policymakers and NGOs concerned with common property management and local-level community institutions.
Jean-Marie Baland, Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, Facultés Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium, and Jean-Philippe Platteau, Professor of Economics, Facultés Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium
Part I. Rationale and Scope of Local-Level Resource Managment: Lessons from Economic Theory
Part II. The Feasibility of Local-Level Resource Managament: An Empirical Assessment