Casse, Thorkil2; Milhøj, Anders3; Ranaivoson, Socrate3; Randriamanarivo, Jean Romuald3
1 The Department of Society and Globalisation, Roskilde University2 International Development Research Group, Department of Social Sciences and Business, Roskilde University3 unknown
what do we know ?
Causes of deforestation are discussed in the case of southwestern Madagascar. Distinction is made between direct and indirect causes. The article ends up with an estimation of the value of agricultural land vs. an estimation of benefits from utilisation of non-timber forest products
Forest Policy and Economics, 2004, Vol 6, p. 33-48
Madagaskar; årsager til afskovning; værdi af medicin planter; Madagascar; causes of deforestation; peasant strategies; value of medical plants