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Economics of water resources planning

L Douglas James

Economics of water resources planning

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York, London .
Written in English


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Statement[by] L. Douglas James [and] Robert R. Lee.
SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in water resources and environmental engineering
ContributionsLee, Robert R.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19185883M

Additionally, scarcity implies that not all of society's goals can be pursued at the same time; trade-offs are made of one goal against others. Water Policy — Howitt Shaw, W.

An assessment of water resource management in agriculture was conducted in by the International Water Management Institute in Sri Lanka to see if the world had sufficient water to provide food for its growing population or not. With developing economies water scarcity is a very common and very prevalent issue. Reinforced with cases studies, exercises, and media supplements throughout, the text is ideal for upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses in water resource planning and management as well as for practicing planners and engineers in the field. The purpose of economic analysis of water resource management is to provide useful information for water policy design aiming at sustainable allocation and quality conservation of water. However, water is not a standard private good, because of its physical attributes.

In particular, economic models are useful tools for water policy design see, e. Small Arrow Griffin has succeeded in producing something rare: an economics textbook that is both comprehensive in its topical coverage and lively enough to engage non-economists! These negative externalities cause negative impacts on water users. In Press. Household water use and conservation models using Monte Carlo techniques.


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Journal of Environmental Management, Chicago: Univ. The industrial organization of this sector, including pricing issues, has generated a large literature. Reflections—Shaping water policy: What does economics have to offer? The use of this water comes as a cost which is all too often overlooked by the public at large.

Familiarity with microeconomics or natural resource economics is helpful, but all the economics needed is presented and developed progressively in the text.

Waller-Barrera, C. These negative externalities cause negative impacts on water users. However, you are encouraged to work together to understand problems, find programming errors, and helping each other learn the material. Tremendous investment has been made in water infrastructure to store water, tame rivers, and bring water to cities and agriculture.

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(). Integrating Complex Economic and Hydrologic Planning Models: An Application for Drought under Climate Change Analysis Water Resources and Economics, Water Resources and Economics.The second half of the book focuses on water use, demand management and the infrastructure required ebook manage water.

Consideration is also given to the tools needed for planning, including economics and computer modelling. This book is aimed at a postgraduate level, suitable for students in water engineering and science.