Water as an economic good: a solution, or a problem?

Discusses the potential opportunities and pitfalls of introducing market forces into the process of water allocation. Proposes several preconditions for beneficial privatization of water allocation and argues for a more sophisticated form of analysis than that generally allowed by proponents of basic needs or of free market approaches.


Issue Date:
1997
Publication Type:
Report
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/61113
Total Pages:
v, 16p
Series Statement:
IWMI Research Report
14




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