Institutional Reforms in Indian Irrigation by Ashok Gulati
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Institutional Reforms in Indian Irrigation
By Ashok Gulati

Institutional Reforms in Indian Irrigation

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Institutional Reforms in Indian Irrigation by Ashok Gulati

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'Institutional Reforms in India Irrigation brings together perspectives from three scholars with research interests ranging from agricultural economics to participatory watershed management and collective action. Overall the book provides a useful overview of irrigation management in India and authoritavely reviews options for cost-recovery under irrigation management transfer programs' - Development and Change Examining the nature and scope of large-scale surface irrigation in India, this book identifies the factors leading to poor performance from a political economy perspective and suggests viable options for institutional reforms. Using empirical data on irrigation financing and farmer participation, the authors go beyond merely making policy recommendations. They make detailed calculations of the costs of irrigation development, including both capital expenditure and recurring costs. They also examine the performance of reform measures that are already in operation in Karnataka and Rajasthan, as well as evaluating the effectiveness of participatory irrigation management reforms.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780761933113
ISBN-10: 0761933115
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 20mm)
Pages: 322
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 7-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United States

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