Crop Production Functions and Efficiency Models: Climate Change and Water Adaptation Policy Over Competitiveness and Social Disparities of Crop Production in the Mediterranean

  • S. Quiroga
  • Z. Fernández-Haddad
  • C. Suárez


Worldwide, agriculture represents over 70% of water resource use. Within the sector, irrigation is the process that requires most of this water, therefore, water rights and changes occurring in them play a significant role in sustainability of diverse ecosystems (Bruns and Meinzen-Dick in Negotiating water rights. IFPRI-CGIAR, Intermediate Technology Publications, 2000).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universidad de Alcalá (UAH)Alcalá de HenaresSpain
  2. 2.Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL)Mexico DFMexico

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