posted by .

Timber companies in the United States cut down many trees on publicly owned land and many trees on privately owned land. Discuss the likely efficiency of logging on each type of land in the absence og government regulation. How do you think the government should regulate logging on publicly owned lands? Should similar regulations apply to privately owned land?

  • Economics -


Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. history

    While Europeans regarded land as property, Native Americans a. used land as a bargaining tool b. willed their private lands to other members of their clan c. bought and sold land in exchange for shells and precious metals d. believed …
  2. Economics

    A tract of land is found to contain a plant from which drug companies can extract a newly discovered cancer-fighting medicine. This variety of plant does not grow anywhere else in the world. Initially, the many owners of lots within …
  3. Enviromental Anthro.

    1. How do Fairhead and Leach explain the forest-savanna mosaic in West Africa?
  4. Economics

    The marginal revenue product (MRP) of land declines as more land is brought into production because: is a "free and nonreproducible gift of nature." B.of diminishing returns. rent has no incentive function. D.the supply …
  5. Science help please

    Which of the following statements describes the conservation of a natural resource?
  6. English

    1. When there are no more trees, the land will become a desert. 2. When thre are not any more trees, the land will become a desert. 3. When there are not trees any more, the land will become a desert. ---------------- Are they all …
  7. Science Help

    Selectively cutting down trees on an area of land can best be describes as A. Cutting down certain trees while leaving other trees standing. B. Cutting down all of the trees and smaller plants. C. Cutting down none of the trees on …

    The Forever Green Nursery owns 7000 white pine trees. Each year the nursery plans to sell 12% of the trees and to then plant 600 new ones. a. Find the # of trees owned by the nursery after 10 year b. Find the # of trees owned by nursery …
  9. History

    Can someone help/show me how to fix this question?
  10. Math

    I got 21 years and it was wrong. Can you help me solve this problem?

More Similar Questions