dc.contributor.authorNguyen, Quang
dc.contributor.authorLeung, Pingsun
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-10T07:52:24Z
dc.date.available2014-11-10T07:52:24Z
dc.date.copyright2013en_US
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.citationNguyen, Q., & Leung, P. (2013). Revenue targeting in fisheries. Environment and development economics, 18(05), 559-575.en_US
dc.identifier.issn1355-770Xen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10220/24210
dc.description.abstractWe apply the target revenue model, a version of prospect theory, to investigate how fishermen adjust their trip length to changes in daily revenue. The key finding is that certain groups of fishermen seem more likely to behave according to the target revenue model rather than to the standard model of labor supply. We also find that vessel capacity has little effect on whether the captains seek target revenue. The study strongly supports the integration of prospect theory into the framework of labor supply analysis.en_US
dc.format.extent18 p.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesEnvironment and development economicsen_US
dc.rights© 2013 Cambridge University Press. This paper was published in Environment and Development Economics and is made available as an electronic reprint (preprint) with permission of Cambridge University Press. The paper can be found at the following official DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1355770X13000144.  One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic or multiple reproduction, distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.en_US
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Economic development
dc.titleRevenue targeting in fisheriesen_US
dc.typeJournal Article
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Humanities and Social Sciencesen_US
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1355770X13000144
dc.description.versionPublished versionen_US


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