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Purposes and degrees of commodification: Economic instruments for biodiversity and ecosystem services need not rely on markets or monetary valuation

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Commodification of nature refers to the expansion of market trade to previously non-marketed spheres. This is a contested issue both in the scientific literature and in policy deliberations. The aim of this paper is to analytically clarify and distinguish between different purposes and degrees of commodification and to focus attention to the safeguards: the detailed institutional design. We identify six degrees of commodification and find that all ecosystem services policies are associated wi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, SSD, SOGE, Environmental Change Institute
Ituarte-Lima, C More by this author
Schultz, M More by this author
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Formas, Sweden More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Ecosystem Services Journal website
Volume:
16
Pages:
74–82
Publication date:
2015
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ISSN:
2212-0416
URN:
uuid:98cb8863-3d61-434c-bbff-a70e4d268db7
Source identifiers:
572338
Local pid:
pubs:572338

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