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- Ludvig, Alice; Tahvanainen, Veera; Dickson, Antonia; Evard, Camille; Kurttila, Mikko; Cosovic, Marija; Chapman, Emma; Wilding, Maria; Weiss, Gerhard
- Forest policy and economics 2016 v.66 pp. 31-37
- business enterprises; case studies; entrepreneurship; income; marketing; nontimber forest products; private forestry; rural areas; rural development; social networks
- ... The paper sets out to examine the characteristics of support for innovation processes in Non-Wood Forest Products (NWFP). The typical enterprises and start-ups which emerge in this sector tend to be small-scale and family owned. We claim that there is a large unused potential for NWFP to support rural development and increase incomes of land owners and rural enterprises. In this article, we study ...