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dc.contributor.authorGhermandi, Andreaen_US
dc.contributor.authorNunes, Paulo A. L. D.en_US
dc.contributor.authorPortela, Rosimeiryen_US
dc.contributor.authorRao, Nalinien_US
dc.contributor.authorTeelucksingh, Sonja S.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe role of economic analysis in guiding the sustainable development of estuarine and coastal ecosystems is investigated based on a comprehensive review of the literature on the valuation of the recreation, cultural and aesthetic services. The implications of the findings for the sustainable management of coral reefs, Marine Protected Areas, and Small Island Developing States are discussed. Finally, the potential of meta-analytical benefit transfer and scaling up of values at various aggregation levels is demonstrated in the context of coastal tourism and recreation in Europe. The results of the study support the conclusion that the non-material values provided by coastal and estuarine ecosystems in terms of recreational, cultural and aesthetic services represent a substantial component of human well-being.en_US
dc.publisherFondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) Milanoen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNota di lavoro // Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei: Sustainable development 121.2009en_US
dc.subject.keywordaesthetic valuesen_US
dc.subject.keywordcoastal recreationen_US
dc.subject.keywordcoral reefsen_US
dc.subject.keywordcultural valuesen_US
dc.subject.keywordecosystem services valuationen_US
dc.subject.keywordecosystem servicesen_US
dc.subject.keywordestuarine ecosystemsen_US
dc.subject.keywordmarine protected areasen_US
dc.subject.keywordnon-market valuationen_US
dc.subject.keywordnon-use valuesen_US
dc.subject.keywordpassive valuesen_US
dc.subject.keywordrecreational fishingen_US
dc.subject.keywordsmall island developing statesen_US
dc.subject.keywordspiritual and religious valuesen_US
dc.titleRecreational, cultural and aesthetic services from estuarine and coastal ecosystemsen_US
dc.typeWorking Paperen_US
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