Journal of Forest Economics
Published in affiliation with the Department of Forest Economics at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umeå. The journal was founded by Sören Wibe
The journal covers all aspects of forest economics, and publishes scientific papers in subject areas such as the following:
- forest management problems: economics of silviculture, forest regulation and operational activities, managerial economics;
- forest industry analysis: economics of processing, industrial organization problems, demand and supply analysis, technological change, international trade with forest products;
- multiple use of forests: valuation of non-marketed goods and services, cost-benefit analysis of environment and timber production, external effects of forestry and forest industries;
- forest policy analysis: market and intervention failures, regulation of forest management, ownership, taxation;
- forestry and economic development: deforestation and land use problem, national resource accounting, contribution to national and regional income and employment.
Editor-in-Chief: R. Brännlund , P. Gong
Impact factor: 0.811Impact factor:
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5 year impact factor: 1.232Five-Year Impact Factor:
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Top 10 Cited (articles published in the last five years)
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26 Lindhjem, H. 20 years of stated preference valuation of non-timber benefits from Fennoscandian forests: A meta-analysis Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 12, Issue 4, 2007-02-12, Pages 251-277 20 Veisten, K. Willingness to pay for eco-labelled wood furniture: Choice-based conjoint analysis versus open-ended contingent valuation Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 1, 2007-05-15, Pages 29-48 17 Christie, M. | Hanley, N. | Hynes, S. Valuing enhancements to forest recreation using choice experiment and contingent behaviour methods Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 2-3, 2007-08-06, Pages 75-102 16 Zandersen, M. | Tol, R.S.J. A meta-analysis of forest recreation values in Europe Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 15, Issue 1-2, 2009-01-01, Pages 109-130 14 Burnett, K. | Kaiser, B. | Roumasset, J. Economic lessons from control efforts for an invasive species: Miconia calvescens in Hawaii Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 2-3, 2007-08-06, Pages 151-167 13 Størdal, S. | Lien, G. | Baardsen, S. Analyzing determinants of forest owners' decision-making using a sample selection framework Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 14, Issue 3, 2008-06-01, Pages 159-176 12 Fernandes, P.A.M. Forest fires in Galicia (Spain): The outcome of unbalanced fire management Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 14, Issue 3, 2008-06-01, Pages 155-157 11 Bolkesjø, T.F. | Solberg, B. | Wangen, K.R. Heterogeneity in nonindustrial private roundwood supply: Lessons from a large panel of forest owners Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 1, 2007-05-15, Pages 7-28 11 Chas Amil, M.L. Forest fires in Galicia (Spain): Threats and challenges for the future Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 1, 2007-05-15, Pages 1-5 10 González-Cabán, A. | Loomis, J.B. | Rodriguez, A. | Hesseln, H. A comparison of CVM survey response rates, protests and willingness-to-pay of Native Americans and general population for fuels reduction policies Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 13, Issue 1, 2007-05-15, Pages 49-71
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1 Paula Simões | Eduardo Barata | Luís Cruz Joint estimation using revealed and stated preference data: An application using a national forest Journal of Forest Economics, Available online 7 May 2013 2 Rosa M. Alzamora | Luis A. Apiolaza A DEA approach to assess the efficiency of radiata pine logs to produce New Zealand structural grades Journal of Forest Economics, Available online 29 April 2013 3 David Hoyos | Pere Riera Convergent validity between revealed and stated recreation demand data: Some empirical evidence from the Basque Country, Spain Journal of Forest Economics, Available online 11 April 2013 4 Manuel González-Gómez | Marcos Álvarez-Díaz | María Soledad Otero-Giráldez Estimating the long-run impact of forest fires on the eucalyptus timber supply in Galicia, Spain Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 149-161 5 Mirva Peltoniemi Mechanisms of capability evolution in the Finnish forest industry cluster Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 190-205 6 Changyou Sun On the market risk of securitized timberlands Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 110-127 7 Jette Bredahl Jacobsen | Thomas Hedemark Lundhede | Bo Jellesmark Thorsen The effects of current income and expected change in future income on stated preferences for environmental improvements Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 206-219 8 Ing-Marie Gren | Mattias Carlsson Economic value of carbon sequestration in forests under multiple sources of uncertainty Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 174-189 9 Tian Nana | Fadian Lu Adaptive management decision of agroforestry under timber price risk Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 162-173 10 Omkar Joshi | Donald L. Grebner | Anwar Hussain | Stephen C. Grado Landowner knowledge and willingness to supply woody biomass for wood-based bioenergy: Sample selection approach Journal of Forest Economics, Volume 19, Issue 2, April 2013, Pages 97-109
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