Enhancing sustainable management of water resource in agriculture sector: the role of institutions.

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Year Published: 2003
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Author: Marothia, D. K.
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This paper addresses policy problems of institutional choices and hierarchy for enhancing sustainable development of water resource in agriculture sector in India. It discusses: the institutional dimensions of water use governance the status of water resources; intersectoral use and conflict; institutions in irrigation management; traditional rainwater harvesting; and integrated river basin management. Some issues that need further research are also presented.

Pages: 406 - 426
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Volume: 58
Number: 3
Journal: Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics
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ISSN: 0019-5014

agricultural production, agricultural sector, irrigation,irrigation systems, sustainability, water harvesting, water resources,water use, India, South Asia, Asia, Developing Countries, Commonwealthof Nations, precipitation trapping, runoff collection, watering,Agricultural Economics (EE110), Natural Resource Economics (EE115) (NewMarch 2000), Soil Water Management (Irrigation and Drainage) (JJ800)(Revised June 2002) [formerly Soil Water Management], Water Resources(PP200)

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