This study investigates the hidden linkages among concurrent payments for ecosystem services programs.
Major findings & conclusions:
- Multiple conservation programs are often implemented in same area(s) or involved same recipients.
- Spillover effects exist between concurrent green initiatives in terms of detractive or beneficial influences.
- Spillover effects are often ignored as if they do not among concurrent green initiatives.
- Leveraging such spillover effects could enhance the effectiveness of green initiatives.
Author: Qi Zhang
Updated: January 2024