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Managing irrigation systems in the italian Alps. The role of the community

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  • Giangiacomo Bravo

    () (Department of Social Studies, Faculty of Economics, University of Brescia)

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Irrigation systems represent an important part of the traditional economy of the Valle d'Aosta. The transition to a modern economy has partially reduced their importance, however, more than 200 farmers-managed systems still exist in the valley. In this paper nine cases are studied using the IAD framework, and a special focus is directed toward the social elements affecting the performances of the systems. The action of the regional administration appears also to be a crucial factor to consider in the analysis, but further inquiries in this direction are still needed.

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  • Giangiacomo Bravo, "undated". "Managing irrigation systems in the italian Alps. The role of the community," Departmental Working Papers bravo-19990401-1, University of Brescia, Department of Social Studies.
  • Handle: RePEc:usb:dipdss:bravo-19990401-1
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    irrigation systems; regional administration;

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    • K32 - Law and Economics - - Other Substantive Areas of Law - - - Energy, Environmental, Health, and Safety Law
    • Q15 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Land Ownership and Tenure; Land Reform; Land Use; Irrigation; Agriculture and Environment

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