About the Author
Larry Lohmann works with the Corner House, a small research and solidarity organisation in the UK. He is the co-author of Pulping the South: Industrial Tree Plantations and the World Paper Economy (with Ricardo Carrere, 1996) and Whose Common Future? Reclaiming the Commons (with Simon Fairlie, Nicholas Hildyard and Sarah Sexton, 1993), and co-editor of The Struggle for Land and the fate of the Forests (with Marcus Colchester, 1993). Since then, he has published articles and book chapters on climate change, land rights, globalisation, racism, forest confl icts, development, environmental change in Southeast Asia and the politics of cost-benefi t analysis. During the 1980s he lived and worked in Thailand, most of the time with non-governmental organisations.