ALTERNATIVE METHODS OF FORECASTING AGRICULTURAL WATER DEMAND: A CASE STUDY ON THE FLINT RIVER BASIN IN GEORGIA

Future agricultural water demands are determined by employing forecasts from irrigated crop acreage models. Forecasts of prices and yields, and variances and covariances of crop returns are employed for forecasting crop acreage. Results provide insights into the value of rational expectations in forecasting agricultural water demand.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/34650
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/34650
Total Pages:
21
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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