Policy and Strategic Behaviour in Water Resource Management [NOOK Book]

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This book focuses on the interaction between policy making and strategic behaviour of policy makers, water users and other stakeholders, and how policy analysis and other analytical tools from the field of game theory and negotiation can improve policy design. The book presents analysis by high-level policy makers and policy analysts from various countries, to share experience regarding specific policy issues that are relevant to almost any country in the world, but may have been addressed differently in each ...
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Policy and Strategic Behaviour in Water Resource Management

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Overview

This book focuses on the interaction between policy making and strategic behaviour of policy makers, water users and other stakeholders, and how policy analysis and other analytical tools from the field of game theory and negotiation can improve policy design. The book presents analysis by high-level policy makers and policy analysts from various countries, to share experience regarding specific policy issues that are relevant to almost any country in the world, but may have been addressed differently in each country.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136559587
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/16/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 368
  • File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

List of Figures, Maps, Tables and Boxes

List of Contributors

List of Acronyms and Abbreviations

1 Policy and Strategy in Water Resource Management: Can We Do Better When Both Are Coordinated? Ariel Dinar Dinar, Ariel Jose Albiac Albiac, Jose 1

Pt. I Issues in Water Resource Policy

2 Issues in Water Resources Policy in Jordan Munther J. Haddadin Haddadin, Munther J. 13

3 Water Scarcity, Quality and Environmental Protection Policies in Jordan Helena Naber Naber, Helena 29

4 Water Management in Urbanizing, Arid Regions: Innovative Voluntary Transactions as a Response to Competing Water Claims Bonnie G. Colby Colby, Bonnie G. 47

5 Groundwater Management Issues and Innovations in Arizona Katharine L. Jacobs Jacobs, Katharine L. 67

6 Water Policy in Australia: The Impact of Change and Uncertainty Lin Crase Lin, Crase 91

7 The Policy Challenge of Matching Environmental Water to Ecological Need Terry Hillman Hillman, Terry 109

8 Water Management in Spain: An Example of Changing Paradigms Alberto Garrido Garrido, Alberto M. Ramon Llamas Llamas, M. Ramon 125

9 Policy Issues Related to Climate Change in Spain Ana Iglesias Iglesias, Ana 154

Pt. II Issues in Water Resource Strategy

10 Water Conflicts: Issues in International Water, Water Allocation and Water Pricing with Focus on Jordan Munther J. Haddadin Haddadin, Munther J. 175

11 Good and Bad Forms of Participation in Water Management: Some Lessons from Brazil Jerson Kelman Kelman, Jerson 189

12 Issues of Balancing International, Environmental and Equity Needs in a Situation of Water Scarcity Barbara Schreiner Schreiner, Barbara 207

Pt. III Interaction between Policy and Strategy

13Modelling Negotiated Decision Making under Uncertainty: An Application to the Piave River Basin, Italy Carlo Carraro Carraro, Carlo Alessandra Sgobbi Sgobbi, Alessandra 233

14 Strategic Behaviour in Water Policy Negotiations: Lessons from California Rachael E. Goodhue Goodhue, Rachael E. Leo K. Simon Simon, Leo K. Susan E. Stratton Stratton, Susan E. 257

15 Strategic Behaviour in Transboundary Water and Environmental Management George B. Frisvold Frisvold, George B. 279

16 Climate Change and International Water: The Role of Strategic Alliances in Resource Allocation Ariel Dinar Dinar, Ariel 301

Index 325

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