Towards a Common Methodology for Measuring Irrigation Subsidies

By Ravinder Malik on January 20, 2009
This discussion paper on the quantification of water subsidization marks the first step in a major research effort launched by the Global Subsidies Initiative in the area of irrigation subsidies. The paper focuses on the development of a methodology, in order to provide researchers with a concise set of defined parameters to follow when quantifying irrigation subsidies and developing nationally comparable estimates.

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IISD, 2009