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Improving Irrigation in Asia

Sustainable Performance of an Innovative Intervention in Nepal

Elinor Ostrom, Wai-Fung Lam and 1 more...

Improving Irrigation in Asia is based on a longitudinal study over two decades on innovative...

The Age of Commodity

Water Privatization in Southern Africa

Earthscan (2004)

As globalization and market liberalization march forward unabated the global commons continue to be...


First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Pricing Irrigation Water

Principles and Cases from Developing Countries


As globalization links economies, the value of a country's irrigation water becomes increasingly...

CRC Press (1997)

Water is often seen as a free commodity. However, this is rarely the case as demand for water is...

Water for Agriculture

Irrigation Economics in International Perspective

CRC Press (2001)

World population is set to increase by a third in the next 25 years, with no corresponding increase...


This volume is a synthesis of strategies and best practices in irrigation management transfer...

Asian Irrigation in Transition

Responding To Challenges


Water will dominate discussion in the 21st century, this book is a collection of original essays...

America's Fight Over Water

The Environmental and Political Effects of Large-Scale Water Systems


This book inquires into the relations between society and its natural environment by examining the...

Blood and Water

The Indus River Basin in Modern History

The Indus basin was once an arid pastoral watershed, but by the second half of the twentieth...