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By Richard L. Knight, Sarah F. Bates, Vawter Parker, Peter Berck, Robert Costanza, Steward Pickett, James Kennedy, Jack Ward Thomas, Richard Ostfeld, Susan Kay Jacobson, Jeff DeBonis, Mark Brunson, Gloria Helfand, Winifred Kessler, Rupert Cutler, Robert H. N

This publication explores the adjustments which are resulting in a brand new century of normal assets administration. It areas the present scenario in ancient viewpoint, analyzes the forces which are propelling switch, and describes and examines the categorical adjustments in targets, coverage, and perform which are reworking all facets of traditional assets management.A New Century for common assets administration is a crucial assessment for flora and fauna biologists, foresters, and others operating for public land companies; professors and scholars of common assets; and all these whose livelihood depends upon using public traditional assets.

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