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An economic perspective on the potential gains from improvements in irrigation water management

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Agricultural Water Management.

    Volume (Year): 52 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 3 (January)
    Pages: 233-248

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:agiwat:v:52:y:2002:i:3:p:233-248

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    1. Mª Ángeles Fernández-Zamudio & Pedro Caballero & Mª Dolores De Miguel, 2006. "La gestión del minifundio a través de las cooperativas en la Comunidad Valenciana," CIRIEC-España, revista de economía pública, social y cooperativa, CIRIEC-España, issue 55, pages 193-219, August.
    2. Khan, Shahbaz & Rana, Tariq & Hanjra, Munir A., 2008. "A cross disciplinary framework for linking farms with regional groundwater and salinity management targets," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol. 95(1), pages 35-47, January.
    3. Abdoulkarim Esmaeili & Solmaz Vazirzadeh, 2009. "Water Pricing for Agricultural Production in the South of Iran," Water Resources Management, Springer, vol. 23(5), pages 957-964, March.

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