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Water Economics and Policy (WEP)

2015 - 2016

Current editor(s): Ariel Dinar

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Volume 02, issue 04, 2016

The Cost of Covering Costs: A Nationwide Model for Water Pricing pp. 1-39 Downloads
A. Reznik, E. Feinerman, I. Finkelshtain, I. Kan, F. Fisher, A. Huber-Lee and B. Joyce
Economy-Wide Analysis of Alternative Water Management Policies: A Comparative Analysis for Morocco and Tunisia pp. 1-27 Downloads
Mohamed A. Chemingui and Chokri Thabet
Analyzing Future Water Scarcity in Computable General Equilibrium Models pp. 1-30 Downloads
Jing Liu, Thomas Hertel and Farzad Taheripour
Water Scarcity and Irrigation Efficiency in Egypt pp. 1-28 Downloads
Rehab Osman, Emanuele Ferrari and Scott McDonald
Projecting Basin-Scale Distributed Irrigation and Domestic Water Demands and Values: A Generic Method for Large-Scale Modeling pp. 1-28 Downloads
Noémie Neverre and Patrice Dumas
Growth, Water Resilience, and Sustainability: A DSGE Model Applied to South Africa pp. 1-23 Downloads
Chuan-Zhong Li and Ranjula Bali Swain
Book Review: “Water is for Fighting Over, and Other Myths about Water in the West” pp. 1-3 Downloads
Jay Lund
Policy Nook: “Expanding Water Modeling to Serve Real Policy Needs” pp. 1-9 Downloads
Joachim von Braun
Editorial — Special Issue on Economy-Wide Models of Water Development and Management pp. 1-8 Downloads
Jonas Luckmann
Book Review: “Water Resource Economics: The Analysis of Scarcity, Policy and Projects (Second Edition)” pp. 1-4 Downloads
Linh Pham
The Economic Role of Water in FYR Macedonia: An Input–Output Analysis and Implications for the Western Balkan Countries pp. 1-37 Downloads
Jordan Hristov, Aleksandra Martinovska-Stojcheska and Yves Surry

Volume 02, issue 03, 2016

Water Productivity in Agriculture: Looking for Water in the Agricultural Productivity and Efficiency Literature pp. 1-33 Downloads
Susanne Scheierling, David O. Treguer and James F. Booker
Improving Groundwater Management for Indian Agriculture: Assessing Tradeoffs Across Policy Instruments pp. 1-33 Downloads
Siwa Msangi and Sarah Ann Cline
Factors that Influence the Rate and Intensity of Adoption of Improved Irrigation Technologies in Alberta, Canada pp. 1-32 Downloads
Jinxia Wang, Henning Bjornlund, K. K. Klein, Lijuan Zhang and Wencui Zhang
A Framework for Assessing the Effect of Irrigation Improvements: Economic Rivalry, Irrigation Abstraction, and Partition to Fates pp. 1-18 Downloads
Bryce A. Contor and R. Garth Taylor
Spatial Dynamic Optimization of Groundwater Use with Ecological Standards for Instream Flow pp. 1-23 Downloads
Cameron Speir, Jae Han and Nicholas Brozović
Evaluating a Water Conservation Response to Climate Change in the Lower Boise River Basin pp. 1-30 Downloads
Robert D. Schmidt and R. Garth Taylor
The Impact of Irrigation Capital Subsidies on Common-Pool Groundwater Use and Depletion: Results for Western Kansas pp. 1-22 Downloads
Nicolas Quintana Ashwell and Jeffrey Peterson
Policy Nook: “Policy Challenges Facing Agricultural Water Use: An International Look” pp. 1-14 Downloads
Frank A. Ward
Book Review: “Golden Rules: The Origins of California Water Law in the Gold Rush” pp. 1-4 Downloads
Kristiana Hansen
Editorial: “Agricultural Water and Groundwater Management: An Introduction to the Special Issue” pp. 1-6 Downloads
Susanne M. Scheierling

Volume 02, issue 02, 2016

Book Review: “Chasing Water — A Guide for Moving from Scarcity to Sustainability” pp. 1-4 Downloads
Eric Edwards
Water Markets and Storage — Substitutes or Complements for Drought Risk Mitigation? pp. 1-21 Downloads
Jonathan Yoder, Micheal Brady and Joseph Cook
Salinity Pollution Control in the Presence of Farm Heterogeneity — An Empirical Analysis pp. 1-20 Downloads
Encarna Esteban and José Albiac
Book Review: “Handbook of Water Economics” pp. 1-5 Downloads
Cloé Garnache
China’s Inter-Regional Trade of Virtual Water — A Multi-Regional Input–Output Table Based Analysis pp. 1-28 Downloads
Xueting Zhao and Randall Jackson
Policy Note: “Ancient Instincts — Implications for Water Policy in the 21st Century” pp. 1-13 Downloads
Dale Whittington
Improving Allocative Efficiency of Scarce Water in Southern Alberta pp. 1-22 Downloads
Md Kamar Ali
Technology Adoption Under Variable Weather Conditions — The Case of Rain Water Harvesting in Lake Naivasha Basin, Kenya pp. 1-25 Downloads
Daniel Kyalo Willy and Arnim Kuhn

Volume 02, issue 01, 2016

Combining Physical and Behavioral Response to Salinity pp. 1-25 Downloads
Duncan MacEwan, Richard Howitt and Josué Medellín-Azuara
Economic Impacts of Water Scarcity Under Diverse Water Salinities pp. 1-22 Downloads
Zvi Baum, Ruslana Rachel Palatnik, Iddo Kan and Mickey Rapaport-Rom
The Impact of Water and Soil Salinity on Water Market Trading in the Southern Murray–Darling Basin pp. 1-26 Downloads
Juliane Haensch, Sarah Ann Wheeler, Alec Zuo and Henning Bjornlund
Policy Note: Reversing Salt-Induced Land Degradation Requires Integrated Measures pp. 1-8 Downloads
Manzoor Qadir
Economics of Salinity Effects from Irrigated Cotton: An Efficiency Analysis pp. 1-24 Downloads
M. A. Samad Azad and Tihomir Ancev
Drinking Water Salinity and Infant Mortality in Coastal Bangladesh pp. 1-21 Downloads
Susmita Dasgupta, Mainul Huq and David Wheeler
Water Allocation in Rivers under Pressure: Water Trading, Transaction Costs and Transboundary Governance in the Western US and Australia pp. 1-3 Downloads
Reed Watson
Editorial — Special Issue on Economics of Salinity Impacts and Management pp. 1-6 Downloads
Iddo Kan

Volume 01, issue 04, 2015

Invention and Diffusion of Water Supply and Water Efficiency Technologies: Insights from a Global Patent Dataset pp. 1-34 Downloads
Declan Conway, Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Ivan Haščič and Nick Johnstone
Developing a User-Based Decision-Aid Framework for Water Storage Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Case of Blue Nile Basin in Ethiopia pp. 1-30 Downloads
Stefanos Xenarios, Heracles Polatidis, Matthew McCartney and Attila Nemes
Welfare Effects of Water Pricing in Germany pp. 1-25 Downloads
Christopher Müller
Reallocating Water: An Application of Sequential Sharing Rules to Cyprus pp. 1-22 Downloads
Erik Ansink and Carmen Marchiori
Policy Note: "Doubling the Value of Water in the American West" pp. 1-7 Downloads
Mike Young
Water Markets for the 21st Century: What Have We Learned? pp. 1-6 Downloads
Gary D. Libecap
Water Quality, Household Perceptions and Averting Behavior: Evidence from Nicaragua pp. 1-21 Downloads
William F. Vásquez, Pallab Mozumder and Dina Franceschi
Routledge Handbook of Water Economics and Institutions pp. 1-4 Downloads
Karina Schoengold

Volume 01, issue 03, 2015

Editorial — The Economics of Climate Change and Water: An Introduction to the Special Issue pp. 1-8 Downloads
David Zilberman
Water Markets, Environmental Flows, and Adaptation to Climate Change pp. 1-20 Downloads
Tiho Ancev
Selecting an Efficient Adaptation Level to Uncertain Water Scarcity by Coupling Hydrological Modeling and Economic Valuation pp. 1-35 Downloads
Roger Guiu, Laurent Pouget and Montserrat Termes-Rifé
Book Review: "The Politics of River Basin Organizations: Coalitions, Institutional Design Choices and Consequences" pp. 1-4 Downloads
Tanya Heikkila
Book Review: "The Water Economy of Israel" pp. 1-4 Downloads
Nir Becker
Climate Change, Soil Salinity and Road Maintenance Costs in Coastal Bangladesh pp. 1-21 Downloads
Susmita Dasgupta, Md. Moqbul Hossain, Mainul Huq and David Wheeler
More Water Please, It's Getting Hot! The Effect of Climate on Residential Water Demand pp. 1-23 Downloads
Oscar Zapata
Policy Nook: "Climate Change and Water: What Can Economics Tell Us?" pp. 1-7 Downloads
Claudia Ringler and Menaal Ebrahim
Irrigator and Environmental Water Management Adaptation to Climate Change and Water Reallocation in the Murray–Darling Basin pp. 1-31 Downloads
Mac Kirby, Jeff Connor, Mobin-ud Din Ahmad, Lei Gao and Mohammed Mainuddin
Groundwater and Economic Dynamics, Shadow Rents and Shadow Prices: The Punjab pp. 1-31 Downloads
Rodney B. W. Smith, Harumi Nelson and Terry L. Roe
Mix of First- and Second-Generation Biofuels to Meet Multiple Environmental Objectives: Implications for Policy at a Watershed Scale pp. 1-26 Downloads
Mashor Housh, Madhu Khanna and Ximing Cai
On the Social Cost of Water-Related Disasters pp. 1-26 Downloads
Per-Olov Johansson and Bengt Kriström

Volume 01, issue 02, 2015

Effects of Water Supply on Labor Demand and Agricultural Production in California's San Joaquin Valley pp. 1-27 Downloads
Cameron Speir, Aaron Mamula and Daniel Ladd
Do Institutional Programs Aimed at Groundwater Augmentation Affect Crop Choice Decisions under Groundwater Irrigation? Empirical Evidence from Andhra Pradesh, India pp. 1-31 Downloads
Deepa Pradhan and Ram Ranjan
Policy Note: Changing Directions in California Water Policy: The Role of Public Policy Analysis pp. 1-9 Downloads
Timothy Quinn
Biological Oxygen Demand and Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation pp. 1-15 Downloads
Prathibha Joshi and Kris Aaron Beck
Book Review: Investing in Water for a Green Economy: Services, Infrastructure, Policies and Management pp. 1-4 Downloads
Anita M. Chaudhry
Book Review: Living with Water Scarcity pp. 1-4 Downloads
Daniel Brent
Household Adoption of Water Conservation and Resilience Under Drought: The Case of Oklahoma City pp. 1-21 Downloads
Tracy A. Boyer, Patrick Kanza, Monika Ghimire and Justin Q. Moss

Volume 01, issue 01, 2015

Editor's Foreword to the Inaugural Issue of Water Economics and Policy pp. 1-3 Downloads
Ariel Dinar
Policy Note: "Water and Agriculture: Are We Ready for 2050?" pp. 1-9 Downloads
Uma Lele, Herve Plusquellec and Richard Reidinger
Comparing the Relative Efficiency of Irrigation Unions in Antalya, Turkey: A Data Envelopment Analysis pp. 1-15 Downloads
Betul Sayin and Ibrahim Yilmaz
Farmers' Willingness to Pay for Improved Irrigation Water — A Case Study of Malaprabha Irrigation Project in Karnataka, India pp. 1-24 Downloads
Durba Biswas and L. Venkatachalam
Book Review: "Federal Rivers: Managing Waters in Multilayered Political Systems" Edited by Dustin E. Garrick, George R.M. Anderson, Daniel Connell and Jamie Pittock pp. 1-4 Downloads
Linda Fernandez
Book Review: "Determining the Economic Value of Water: Concepts and Methods" By Robert A. Young and John B. Loomis pp. 1-4 Downloads
K. William Easter
Payments for Watershed Services as Adaptation to Climate Change: Upstream Conservation and Downstream Aquifer Management pp. 1-19 Downloads
James Roumasset and Christopher Wada
System-Wide Implications of Changing Water Availability and Agricultural Productivity in the Mediterranean Economies pp. 1-30 Downloads
Roberto Roson and Martina Sartori
Water Demand by Unconnected Urban Households in Rwanda pp. 1-28 Downloads
Claudine Uwera and Jesper Stage
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