Liquid assets : how demographic changes and water management policies affect freshwater resources

Most writings linking demographic trends to water availability often look only at population-growth effects, treating water supplies as static and population as increasing, inexorably leading to a water-availability crisis. This report's more holistic view of the interaction between demographic...

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Main Author: Boberg, Jill
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND Corp. 2005, 2005
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Summary:Most writings linking demographic trends to water availability often look only at population-growth effects, treating water supplies as static and population as increasing, inexorably leading to a water-availability crisis. This report's more holistic view of the interaction between demographics and water resources considers more demographic and local water-availability variables. It focuses on conditions in developing countries, where these factors intersect with the fewest socioeconomic resources to mediate
Item Description:"MG-358.". - Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002
Physical Description:xxv, 124 pages illustrations, map
ISBN:0833038079
9780833032966
0833032968
9780833038074