Hedonic Valuation of Sportfishing Harvest

Hedonic Valuation of Sportfishing Harvest

Primary Country: United States
Ecosystems: shelf sea / species
Sample Value Estimates:
  1. $10.48: weighted average WTP for an extra pound on each fish,
  2. $1.41: angler’s MWTP for an additional pound on one fish
Region: Americas / Gulf of Mexico/Atlantic

Publication information

Carter, D. Liese, C. “Hedonic Valuation of Sportfishing Harvest” Marine Resource Economics 25, 391-407., 2010

Addtional Notes

In this study, a charter fee hedonic equation is estimated using data from the market for offshore charter fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.

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