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Cover for Discussion.

The role and purpose of trade modeling in forestry is highlighted, as is the need for greater attention to data needs. Directions for future research are discussed.

Author(s)
Kooten, G. C. van
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248234)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for International trade in forest products: lumber trade disputes, models and examples.

Because of the long-standing Canada-United States lumber trade dispute and the current pressure on the world's forests as a renewable energy source, much attention has been directed toward the modelling of international trade in wood products. Two types of trade models are described in this book:...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248234)
Type
Book
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Cover for Modeling bilateral forest products trade.

The focus in this chapter is on the development of mathematical programming models used to model bilateral forest products trade. Theoretical outlines are provided of a multi-region, single product trade model and of an integrated, multi-region, multi-product trade model. The objective function and ...

Author(s)
Johnston, C. M. T.; Stennes, B.; Kooten, G. C.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248234)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Global forest products trade model.

This chapter introduces the Global Forest Products Model (GFPM). The general model structure and the mathematical formulation of the GFPM are provided and key differences and similarities to the modeling approaches developed in the previous chapters are highlighted. The usefulness of the GFPM as a...

Author(s)
Nepal, P.; Buongiorno, J.; Johnston, C. M. T.; Prestemon, J.; Guo JingGang
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248234)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Introductory probability and statistics: applications for forestry and natural sciences.

This book with 15 chapters utilizes basic descriptive statistics and probability, as well as commonly used statistical inferential tools to introduce topics that are commonplace in a forestry context such as hypothesis texting, design of experiments, sampling methods, non-parametric tests and...

Author(s)
Kozak, A.; Kozak, R. A.; Staudhammer, C. L.; Watts, S. B.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243307)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Continuous distributions and the normal distribution: describing data that are measured.

This chapter discusses normal distribution along with two other continuous distributions: the uniform distribution and the exponential distribution. The use of these techniques are exhibited by analysing data in managing forest plantations and products.

Author(s)
Kozak, A.; Kozak, R. A.; Staudhammer, C. L.; Watts, S. B.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243307)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Quality control: statistics for production and processing.

Modern quality control methods are commonplace in the forest products industry today, being used in the production of a wide range of goods, from dimension lumber to pulp and paper to value-added products. This chapter discusses statistics for production and processing by taking data from a sawmill.

Author(s)
Kozak, A.; Kozak, R. A.; Staudhammer, C. L.; Watts, S. B.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781789243307)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Agroforestry in the UK.

This chapter reviews the theories behind agroforestry in the UK, showing how experimental analysis has increased understanding of how such systems function, and reviews the current position regarding commercial agroforestry in the constituent countries of the UK. The chapter also analyses policy...

Author(s)
Newman, S. M.; Pilbeam, D. J.; Briggs, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780644851)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Marketing tree products.

This chapter discusses the appropriate approaches towards the commercialization of tree products, and the responsible means of commercialization so that farmers will also be the beneficiaries of this commercialization process.

Author(s)
Leakey, R.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640990)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Albania's agriculture sector: trends and projections.

This chapter shows how the substantial changes experienced by Albania in the last 20 years have decisively conditioned the trends of the agro-food system in terms of production, consumption, and trade balance. It looks at the impact of the collapse of planned-economy supply chains and land...

Author(s)
Leonetti, L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641003)
Type
Book chapter

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