Tropical Deforestation and Economic Development

Lead researcher: Torfinn Harding, Norwegian School of Economics

The project will study the links between deforestation and economic development, including the shift of resources from agricultural sectors to manufacturing and service sectors (structural change) and increased concentration of economic activity (urbanisation).


  • Research staff in Norway:
    Po Yin Wong, Norwegian School of Economics
  • Partners abroad:
  • Geographic focus:
  • Project period:
    2014– 2018(?)
  • Funding:
    Norwegian Research Council, FRIHUMSAM

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Published Apr. 5, 2019 12:00 PM - Last modified Apr. 22, 2020 3:11 PM