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

  • Wichelns, Dennis
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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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