Originally published in 1996. In order to increase exports and expand profits, U. S. manufacturers must be able to adapt to changing competitive pressures. This book presents methods to quantify competition and help predict profitability to help hardwood lumber manufacturers adapt to changing market conditions based on three research studies. This title will be of interest to students of environmental economics.
List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Background 2. Factors Affecting Exports 3. Assessing Changes in Regional Exports 4. Determining Characteristics of Exporters and Nonexporters 5. Modeling Export Success 6. Conclusions; Literature Cited; Appendix; Index
The volumes in this set, originally published between 1972 and 2000, draw together research by leading academics in the area of environmental and natural resource economics, and provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine pollution control and policy, and renewable and non-renewable resource economics, whilst also exploring the general principles and practices of environmental economics in various countries. This set will be of particular interest to students of economics and geography.