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Privatisierung und Regulierung der Wasserversorgung in Deutschland und den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika.Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 82.87
Hauptbeschreibung Der deutsche Wasserversorgungssektor wurde bislang von wettbewerblichen und regulatorischen Veränderungen, so wie sie sich im Elektrizitäts- bzw. Gassektor insbesondere durch die Einführung der Bundesnetzagentur zugetragen haben, weitgehend ausgenommen. In der Untersuchung werden die derzeit diskutierten Modelle für eine Privatisierung... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 24.95
Water Safety and Water Infrastructure Security features articles from the Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security covering topics related to contamination of drinking water, prevention, monitoring, and decontamination. Emergency response planning for drinking water and wastewater systems are also discussed. more...
- OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 124.00
This report assesses the extent to which Dutch water governance is fit for future challenges and sketches an agenda for the reform of water policies in the Netherlands. It builds on a one-year policy dialogue with over 100 Dutch stakeholders, supported by robust analytical work and drawing on international best practice. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 225.00
Growing scarcity of freshwater worldwide brings to light the need for sound water resource modeling and policy analysis. While a solid foundation has been established for many specific water management problems, combining those methods and principles in a unified framework remains an ongoing challenge. This Handbook aims to expand the scope of efficient... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00
Modern man is beginning, painfully, to learn that he can continue to enjoy basic resources like water only through careful planning and control. This book indicates what social scientists have contributed in the past and seeks to encourage their future participation in this critical area. The study first describes the background of water use planning... more...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 47.62
<P>Offering an alternative reading of the contested nature of access to public resources in Dhaka, this e-book argues that the contestation of access cannot be explained only by the city?s rapidly growing population; it rather describes it as a product of context-specific structures of power and dependency ? "the politics of regulation".</P> <P>This... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 60.00
Focuses on the role of policy entrepreneurs in global water management. This title explores water policy change in fifteen countries and reveals the strategies employed by entrepreneurs to facilitate improvements in policy. It is suitable for students and scholars of water resources and environmental management and governance. more...
- United Nations University Press 2005; US$ 38.00
Clean water is essential to human survival, yet it is increasingly scarce. Despite pressures on this crucial resource, people often have little or no opportunity to participate in watershed decisions that affect them, particularly when they live along international watercourses. The United Nations has identified the rising demand for water as one of... more...
- OECD Publishing 2012; US$ 33.00
A lack of finance for water resources management is a primary concern for most OECD countries. This is exacerbated in the current fiscal environment of tight budgets and strong fiscal consolidation, as public funding provides the lions share of financial resources for water management. The report provides a framework for policy discussions around... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
Since the early 1990s, the achievement of ?good governance? has been a dominant discourse in the pursuit of social and economic development. This book presents a critical challenge to the contemporary development paradigm of good governance. more...