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The Economics of Groundwater Management in Arid Countries: Theory, International Experience and a Case Study of Jordan Manue Schiffler

The Economics of Groundwater Management in Arid Countries: Theory, International Experience and a Case Study of Jordan

Manue Schiffler

Published December 1st 1998
ISBN : 9780714644578
Paperback
394 pages
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Groundwater is being depleted on a large scale in many arid and semi-arid parts of the world. It is often said that this precious resource is being wasted at the expense of future generations. But should ground-water depletion be avoided at anyMoreGroundwater is being depleted on a large scale in many arid and semi-arid parts of the world. It is often said that this precious resource is being wasted at the expense of future generations. But should ground-water depletion be avoided at any price? Or is depletion desirable in certain circumstances? If there is to be a reduction in groundwater depletion, how can it be achieved? And how can limited water resources be allocated to their most valuable uses?