Flashcards in November 23 Deck (16):
What is the system of the commons?
Each person has a right to the resources and the hardships of lost resources
What is a free loader?
People who prey on the common system
Do fisheries take advantage of the commons?
What is a PTV?
A policy target value set by politicians
What is an STV?
Scientific policy value set by scientists
Can fisheries reserve water?
Yes they can privatize a sector
Do fisheries exceed the allowable catch?
Do logging companies prey on the commons systems?
Yes and restrictions are set by the ministry of forests
What is GNP?
It is the equivalent of GDP or gross national product.
What is the problem with GNP?
It does not take into account non market values when selling resources
What was hardies concern about population size?
That we can not equally dived all the commons among everyone because of the increasing population
Tragedy of the commons happens is small or large scale societies?
Why is the tragedy of the commons more common in a large society?
In bigger communities people cannot see the direct result or their bad actions
Why does global warming effect less developed nation?
Because it will reduce their wealth
Why do societies collapse?
Failure to perceive
Failure to try and solve
Failure to succeed