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Publication Details - Will Burma's timber ban curb or entrench corruption?

Will Burma's timber ban curb or entrench corruption?

 

Feliz Solomon - DVB

 

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Abstract

Burma enacted a ban on raw timber exports which, in effect, criminalizes cross-border trade of unrefined wood products. Kevin Woods, a Forest Trends researcher and resource expert, voices his concern that the government may lack the capacity to enforce such a ban and that it may actually reinforce corruption in the industry.

 

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Release Date: April 2014
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