LBA-ECO LC-24 Historical Roads of the Legal Amazon: 1968-1993

R.T. WALKER, E.J. REIS & M.M. CALDAS
Understanding the impact of road investments on deforestation is part of a complete evaluation of the expansion of infrastructure for development.We find evidence of spatial spillovers from roads in the Brazilian Amazon: deforestation rises in the census tracts that lack roads but are in the same county as and within 100 km of a tract with a new paved or unpaved road. At greater distances from the new roads the evidence is mixed, including negative...
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