Water Supply

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    Prospects for Desalted Water Costs.

    An evaluation of methods for estimating desalted water costs and an assessment of the potential impact of some proposals for large-scale desalting plants, particularly in the Middle East. The consequences of basing water cost calculations on several...

    Dec 31, 1968

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    Water Supply, Economics, Technology and Policy

    A study of water as a commodity.

    Dec 31, 1962

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    A Brief Survey of the Technology and Economics of Water Supply

    A RAND Corporation study that delineates the problems of water supply and indicates the more important areas of research in this field.

    Dec 31, 1953

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    David Catt

    Assistant Policy Analyst; Ph.D. Candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education B.S. in civil engineering, University of Kansas

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    Shira Efron

    Policy Researcher, RAND; Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Ph.D. in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; M.A in international affairs/business, New York University; B.Sc. in biology, Tel Aviv University

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    John F. Raffensperger

    Senior Operations Researcher; Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Ph.D. in business, University of Chicago; M.B.A., University of Chicago; B.S. in industrial engineering, Northwestern University

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    Fount of Knowledge

    Water managers throughout the world face increasing difficulties in ensuring water supplies for expanding populations, particularly with the threat of a changing climate.

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    One World, One Well

    The availability of fresh water has become a pressing global concern because of unprecedented growth in the human population.

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    RAND Review, early warning systems, marriage for low-income women, by Brett Grodeck.