The perils of misusing remote sensing data: The case of forest cover

Research on deforestation has grown exponentially due to the availability of satellite-based measures of forest cover. One of the most popular is Global Forest Change (GFC). Using GFC, we estimate that the Colombian civil conflict increases ‘forest cover’. Using an alternative source that validates...

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Autores Principales: Fergusson, Leopoldo, Saavedra, Santiago, Vargas, Juan F.
Otros Autores: Grupo de Investigaciones. Facultad de Economía. Universidad del Rosario
Formato: Documento de trabajo (Working Paper)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: 2020
Materias:
D74
Q23
Q34
Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/21919