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Ecotourism

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"Ecotourism is responsible travel to natural areas that educates and inspires through interpretation—increasingly paired with practical action—that helps conserve the environment and sustain the well-being of local people..." – By Giles Jackson

Use of Experimental Economics in Policy Design and Evaluation: An Application to Water Resources and Other Environmental Domains

"Economics conceptualizes harmful effects to the environment as negative externalities that can be internalized through implementation of policies involving regulatory and market-based mechanisms, and behavioral economic interventions..." – By Simanti Banerjee

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