Determination of effective factors on Groundwater markets development in Hamadan Province

Ahmadvand, E. (2012) Determination of effective factors on Groundwater markets development in Hamadan Province. Masters thesis, University of Zabol.

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From the early ages of the agriculture, water usage problem has been a very important issue. Today, massive and uncontrolled use of surface and underground water has led the problem of water shortage to a very critical level. Agricultural water market is a proper way of allocating water between agriculturists and also it is a useful way to reduce effects of water shortage. The purpose of this study is to determine effective parameters of development of the underground water market in Hamadan province. Since the most important underground water of Hamadan province is located in Hamadan – Bahar plains. These plains were selected as the study region and a random sample of 240 agriculturalists were selected as the society region. Gathered data were entered into Logit, Probit and Tobit as panel data and were estimated. Estimation results shows that between various different parameters land area, water amount of wells, well usage duration, irritation method and legal licenses has significant effects on development of underground water market. And In the end, some suggestions were made in regard to that matter

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Water market, Panel Data, Hamadan Province
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Depositing User: admin admin1 admin2
Date Deposited: 05 Apr 2016 03:53
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2016 03:53

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