Tor-Björn Larsson's scientific contributions

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Technical Report
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Despite political commitment, Europe is struggling to halt the loss of biodiversity by 2010. Forests, as the hosts of much of the biological diversity in Europe, are vital to this debate. Any initiative designed to halt the biodiversity loss in Europe must take forests into account. Key issues addressed in the executive summary include: - Forest...


... The most prominent private initiative has been forest certification. Forest certification is widely regarded as " one of the most innovative and startling institutional designs of the past 50 years " (Cashore et al. 2004) for addressing and promoting SFM in particular and global environmental governance in general (Van Brusselen et al. 2008). Cashore (2002) refers to these new institutions as " non-state market-driven " (NSMD) governance systems because rulemaking comes from private actors. ...