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Water--consumption, prices, technology, and government policy

Victor Lavy

Water--consumption, prices, technology, and government policy

a comparative study of Jordanian, Palestinian and Israeli farmers in the Jordan Valley

by Victor Lavy

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Published by Maurice Falk Institute for Economic Research in Israel in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water consumption -- Jordan River Valley.,
  • Water in agriculture -- Jordan River Valley.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Victor Lavy.
    SeriesDiscussion paper -- no. 97.10, Discussion paper (Makhon le-meḥḳar kalkali be-Yiśraʾel ʻal-shem Moris Falḳ) -- no. 97.10.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS494.5.W3 L39 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17361914M

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