LIMITED ACCESS AND VESSEL HETEROGENEITY IN ATLANTIC PELAGIC FISHERIES: EVALUATING DRAFT AMENDMENT 1 OF THE ATLANTIC SWORDFISH FMP

Overcapitalization in the U.S. Atlantic Swordfish fishery has led to a proposed limited access system. A bioeconomic programming model was developed to evaluate the propsed program under various assumptions regarding fleet heterogeneity and composition. Results indicate that regulations based on more realistic assumptions will lead to higher industry profits.


Issue Date:
1998
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20922
Total Pages:
13
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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