Slides

The Long-Run Demand for Irrigation in Asia

12 April 2012
Author / Speaker: 
Peter Timmer, Stanford University Center on Food Security and the Environment ( e-mail / materials )
David Dawe, Food and Agriculture Organization ( e-mail / materials )
Type of Material: 
Slides

This presentation attempts the use of a crystal ball to gain insights into the three basic drivers that will determine the nature of future demand for irrigation services. It explains the dynamics in Asia of these three drivers, and concludes speculatively on their impact on the design and management of irrigation systems. 

Topics: 
Agriculture and Natural Resources,
Economics,
Water
Geographical Focus: 
Global,
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event