What is the use value of the High Plains Aquifer services to agriculture?

The objective of the paper is to provide an estimate of the use value of the High Plains aquifer in agriculture. A region-wide production function for the crop sector is estimated. Using the production response to irrigation we estimate the value of groundwater for agriculture in $231/acre at 2007 prices.


Issue Date:
2013
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/142696
Total Pages:
18
JEL Codes:
Q15; Q25




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