Engineering change? The idea of ‘the scheme’ in African irrigation
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- Kikuchi, Masao & Mano, Yukichi & Njagi, Tim & Merrey, Douglas & Otsuka, Keijiro, 2019. "Economic Viability of Large-scale Irrigation Construction in 21st Century sub-Saharan Africa: Centering around the Estimation of Construction Costs of Mwea Irrigation Scheme in Kenya," Discussion paper series HIAS-E-87, Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study, Hitotsubashi University.
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KeywordsIrrigation; Schemes; Development; Africa; Malawi;
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