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Local Social and Environmental Impacts of Biofuels
Guest Editorial
The Social and Environmental Impacts of Biofuel Feedstock Cultivation: Evidence from Multi-Site Research in the Forest Frontier
Laura German, George C. Schoneveld , and Pablo Pacheco
Research
Deforestation and the Social Impacts of Soy for Biodiesel: Perspectives of Farmers in the South Brazilian Amazon
Mendelson Lima, Margaret Skutsch, and Gerlane de Medeiros Costa
Land-based Investments for Rural Development? A Grounded Analysis of the Local Impacts of Biofuel Feedstock Plantations in Ghana
George C. Schoneveld , Laura A. German, and Eric Nutakor
Jatropha in Mexico: Environmental and Social Impacts of an Incipient Biofuel Program
Margaret Skutsch, Emilio de los Rios, Silvia Solis, Enrique Riegelhaupt, Daniel Hinojosa, Sonya Gerfert, Yan Gao, and Omar Masera
The Local Social and Environmental Impacts of Smallholder-Based Biofuel Investments in Zambia
Laura German, George C. Schoneveld, and Davison Gumbo
Implications of Biodiesel-Induced Land-Use Changes for CO2 Emissions: Case Studies in Tropical America, Africa, and Southeast Asia
Wouter M. J. Achten and Louis V Verchot
Environmental and Social Impacts of Oil Palm Plantations and their Implications for Biofuel Production in Indonesia
Krystof Obidzinski, Rubeta Andriani, Heru Komarudin, and Agus Andrianto
Synthesis
Local Social and Environmental Impacts of Biofuels: Global Comparative Assessment and Implications for Governance
Laura German, George C. Schoneveld , and Pablo Pacheco
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