Water allocation, rights, and pricing

examples from Japan and the United States by John R. Teerink

Publisher: World Bank in Washington, D.C

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJohn R. Teerink and Masahiro Nakashima.
SeriesWorld Bank technical paper,, no. 198
ContributionsNakashima, Masahiro, 1950-
LC ClassificationsHD1695.A17 T44 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 68 p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1741124M
ISBN 100821323326
LC Control Number92047122

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