The objective of this research was to examine some incentive and informational properties of contingent valuation surveys and provide some suggestions in survey design. The contingent valuation method uses survey questions to elicit individuals' preferences for nonmarket goods. The essential task of a contingent valuation exercise is to design a questionnaire which elicits respondents' preference for the good being valued.This information was also highlighted in the cover letter to the respondents7. Thus, direct evidence of ... Appendix D of this paper contains some of the relevant text and information respondents were sent. The 2005 Iowa Lakes surveys were anbsp;...
|Title||:||Three Essays on Contingent Valuation Method|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|