By François Molle, Jeremy Berkoff
This booklet comprises 14 individually authored chapters at the pricing of irrigation water. The chapters are entitled: (1) Water pricing in irrigation: the life of an concept; (2) Water pricing in irrigation: mapping the controversy within the mild of expertise; (3) Why is agricultural water call for unresponsive at low cost levels; (4) Get the costs correct: a version of water costs and irrigation potency in Maharashtra, India; (5) Thailand's unfastened water: motive for a water cost and coverage shifts; (6) Water rights and water charges in rural Tanzania; (7) Who pays for water? The Vietnamese State's issue of decentralization of water administration within the crimson River Delta; (8) Water pricing in Haryana, India; (9) The energy-irrigation nexus in South Asia: groundwater conservation and tool area viability; (10) Wells and canals in Jordan: can pricing regulations keep an eye on irrigation water use; (11) Water pricing in Tadla, Morocco; (12) Water pricing guidelines and up to date reforms in China: the clash among conservation and different coverage objectives; (13) Water pricing and irrigation: a evaluate of the ecu adventure; and (14) Policy-driven determinants of irrigation improvement and environmental sustainability: a case learn in Spain. on hand In Print
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Likewise, the context of the Cold War and the food shortages and fears of rural disintegration that followed the El Niño-related climatic perturbation of 1972 did much to justify the huge investments in dams and irrigation infrastructures that were to follow (Barker and Molle, 2004). Food self-sufficiency or food security has often been a top strategic concern to be addressed at any cost. In such situations, economic or hydrologic rationality is in effect neither here nor there and overriding political decisions dictate public investments.
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