The Economics of Water Management in Southern Africa

The Economics of Water Management in Southern Africa

An Environmental Accounting Approach

Glenn-Marie Lange and Rashid Hassan

This book presents a valuable new tool for water management – water resource accounting – which significantly advances the economic analysis of water. Water resource accounts integrate detailed information about water supply and use with national income accounts to show the economic use of water, costs and tariffs paid, and the economic value of water for different economic uses.

Chapter 4: Environmental and Economic Accounts for Water in South Africa

Rashid Hassan and Jackie Crafford

Subjects: development studies, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, environmental economics, environment, environmental economics, management natural resources, water


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