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Globalization and structural change in the U.S. forest sector: an evolving context for sustainable forest managementAuthor(s): Peter Ince; Albert Schuler; Henry Spelter; William Luppold
Source: General Technical Report FPL-GTR-170. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 62 pages
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionThis report examines economic implications for sustainable forest management of globalization and related structural changes in the forest sector of the United States. Globalization has accelerated structural change in the U.S. forest sector, favored survival of larger and more capital-intensive enterprises, and altered historical patterns of resource use.
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CitationInce, Peter; Schuler, Albert; Spelter, Henry; Luppold, William. 2007. Globalization and structural change in the U.S. forest sector: an evolving context for sustainable forest management. General Technical Report FPL-GTR-170. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 62 pages
KeywordsGlobalization, structural change, forest sector, sustainability, sustainable forestry, economic aspects, forest management, forestry, RPA assessment
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