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Review of integrated approaches to river basin, planning, development and management, Volume 1
Author:Lee, Donna J.; Dinar, Ariel; Date Stored:1995/04/01
Document Date:1995/04/30Document Type:Policy Research Working Paper
SubTopics:Water Conservation; Environmental Economics & Policies; Water and Industry; Town Water Supply and Sanitation; Water Supply and Sanitation Governance and Institutions; River Basin Management; DecentralizationLanguage:English
Major Sector:(Historic)EnvironmentReport Number:WPS1446
Sub Sectors:Natural Resources ManagementCollection Title:Policy, Research working paper ; no. WPS 1446
Volume No:1  

Summary: Piecemeal approaches to river basin development and management may not fully recognize the interactions and interdependence among components of a river basin system. River basin management that focuses on a single water use, on a single sector, or on the supply to particular segment of the basin population may inadvertently disrupt other sectors of the economy (in time or space). Hence, advocating for a systems approach to river basin development - for models that could help account for a river basin's key components and help address various objectives. The authors review the literature on such economic models, including models that deal with issues of water quality and quantity or with environmental considerations, recreational demand, countrywide planning, and multiple objective planning. Their review may serve as a source of references for those who need to consider whether they can use a model. Readers can evaluate the suitability, advantages, and disadvantages of particular modeling approaches for specific objectives.

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