By J. C. J. M. van den Bergh, K. J. Button, P. Nijkamp, G. C. Pepping (auth.)

Meta-analysis is a proper synthesis of effects and findings of clinical experiences, that can help in gaining new insights, explaining transformations among result of related reports, or ascertain invaluable instructions of study. during this ebook we specialise in using meta-analysis in environmental economics and comparable fields of analysis.
the 1st a part of the booklet covers the general meta-approach method for social sciences and economics specifically. this can be by way of technical and non-technical discussions of statistical and rough-set concepts for research. At acceptable areas this is often supplemented with studies of functions in environmental economics and similar fields.
within the moment a part of the publication a couple of case reports convey varied facets of the applying of meta-analysis. The study parts thought of contain, between others, tourism multipliers, pollution valuation, chance and price of existence, pesticide cost coverage, commute time discounts, and delivery externality and coverage concerns. the advantages of the right software of meta-analysis in environmental economics are a greater use of current details and information, removing of a few of the subjectivity from research and forecasting, and bigger readability as to the place destiny efforts in environmental financial research can so much gainfully be deployed.

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