Water use and salinity in the Murray–Darling Basin: A state-contingent model

The supply of water for irrigation is subject to climatic and policy uncertainty. The object of the present paper is to show how the linear and non-linear programming models commonly used in modelling problems such as those arising in the Murray–Darling Basin may be adapted to incorporate a state-contingent representation of uncertainty. Estimates showing the potential value of improved water use are also derived.


Issue Date:
2007
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/118332
Published in:
Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Volume 51, Issue 3
Page range:
263-281
Total Pages:
19




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